Tag: ottoman empire


Marco Rubio Joins Senators in Urging Joe Biden to Recognize the Armenian Genocide

To date, no president has made it U.S. policy to affirm the historical facts of the Armenian Genocide, which lasted from 1915 to 1923 and resulted in the forced deportation of around 2 million Armenians, 1.5 million of whom were killed.

Gus Bilirakis Wants the United Kingdom to Return the Elgin Marbles to Greece

Bilirakis and Maloney co-founded and currently both lead the Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues. With Greece celebrating the bicentennial of its independence from the Ottoman Empire, Bilirakis brought out a resolution to honor it last week.