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53 news items

 
Huffington Post
Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:03:45 -0700

German historian, Hilmar Kaiser, collected German World War I propaganda that "was addressed to both Ottoman and German audiences" in which both Anatolian Greeks and Armenians were targeted. Kaiser writes, "the mass murder of Armenians had ...

AINA (press release)

AINA (press release)
Wed, 20 May 2015 12:52:30 -0700

Just as Kristallnacht in Nazi Germany signaled the beginning of a full-blown genocide of the Jews, the pogroms against the Thracian and Anatolian Greeks signaled the beginning of a full-blown genocide of the Christians under Ottoman rule, Greeks, ...

Philly.com

Philly.com
Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:03:19 -0700

Pontic and Anatolian Greeks and Assyrians followed. By 1923, 3.5 million Ottoman Christians had perished. Armenian and Greek atrocities paled by comparison. The Great Fire is a timely book. Since the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, more than 1.2 million ...

Daily Beast

Daily Beast
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:16:34 -0700

The Armenian Genocide, along with the killing of Assyrians and the expulsion of the Anatolian Greeks, laid the ground for the more homogeneous nation-state that arose from the ashes of the empire. Like many other states, including Australia, Israel ...

Spectator.co.uk

Spectator.co.uk
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:20:46 -0700

The destruction of the Armenians, together with the ethnic cleansing and population exchanges of the Anatolian Greeks, was the 'foundational crime' that facilitated the formation of 'an ethno-national Turkish republic'. One followed the other ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 23:30:52 -0800

Holy fire … an Iraqi Christian girl prays in a Chaldean church in neighbouring Jordan. Photograph: Ali Jarekji/Reuters. William Dalrymple. Wednesday 31 December 2014 02.30 EST Last modified on Friday 9 January 2015 11.24 EST. Share on Facebook ...

Greek Reporter

Greek Reporter
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 03:42:23 -0700

I wonder if, had Britain handed Cyprus over to Greece sometime prior to 1914, maybe the ethnic cleansing of Anatolian Greeks would have been matched by ethnic cleansing of Turks in Cyprus? Everything else would be pretty much the same as today but ...

In Defense of Marxism

In Defense of Marxism
Fri, 29 May 2015 08:45:00 -0700

The Greek bourgeoisie's dream of expansion had come to an end in a ghastly nightmare. Approximately two million people (around 1.5 million Anatolian Greeks and 500,000 Muslims in Greece) were forced from their homes and turned into rootless refugees.
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