Statement of the Coordinating Council of Russian-Armenian Organizations in connection with the adoption by the US Senate of the Resolution on the Armenian Genocide in Turkey

in Russian The Coordinating Council of the Russian-Armenian organizations (CC RAO), like the whole Armenian people, with great satisfaction accepted the news of the unanimous adoption by the US Senate on December 12, 2019 of the Resolution S.Res.150 on the recognition and condemnation of the Armenian Genocide in Turkey in 1915-1923. This historic decision, made by US senators, is the triumph of the justice of good over evil. It is a tribute to the innocent 1.5 million Armenians killed by Turkish executioners.

Full text of the Armenian Genocide Resolution (H.Res. 296)

Same: in Russian in Armenian  “Affirming the United States record on the Armenian Genocide. Whereas the United States has a proud history of recognizing and condemning the Armenian Genocide, the killing of 1.5 million Armenians by the Ottoman Empire from 1915 to 1923, and providing relief to the survivors of the campaign of genocide against Armenians, Greeks, Assyrians, Chaldeans, Syriacs, Arameans, Maronites, and other Christians;

The crimes of Azerbaijan were precisely the Genocide of Armenian population

(Russian version — On Sunday, February 25, 2018, an event was held in the Armenian community of St. Petersburg (Russia) dedicated to the state day in the Republics of Armenia and Artsakh — the Day of Memory of the victims of pogroms in the Azerbaijan and the protection of the rights of the deported Armenian population, as well as dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the genocidal acts from Azerbaijan in city Sumgait.