Twitter hit by avalanche of malicious tweets

Twitter hit by avalanche of malicious tweets

April 24, 2014 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
Users whose Twitter accounts were commandeered should change passwords now to something strong and unique.
Erdogan's statement on Genocide a call for reconciliation: Turkish FM

Erdogan's statement on Genocide a call for reconciliation: Turkish FM

April 24, 2014 - 14:57 AMT  10:57 GMT
“We share the pain of Armenian people and hope to discontinue the conflict over the historic event,” Ahmet Davutoglu said.
Karvachar, Pico Rivera become Friendship Cities

Karvachar, Pico Rivera become Friendship Cities

April 24, 2014 - 14:50 AMT  10:50 GMT
“We stand proud with the City of Pico Rivera for the unanimous passage of this critical resolution,” Elen Asatryan said.
Suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Iraq

Suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Iraq

April 24, 2014 - 14:20 AMT  10:20 GMT
Among the 11 killed were seven civilians and four policemen while 27 people were wounded in the bombing, a police officer said.
CSTO suspends contacts with NATO over Ukraine

CSTO suspends contacts with NATO over Ukraine

April 24, 2014 - 14:12 AMT  10:12 GMT
"For now, we will not be making any efforts to establish contact with NATO, due to their stance on the Ukrainian crisis," Bordyuzha said.
Apple reports $10.2bn profit, sells 43.7 million iPhones in 3 months

Apple reports $10.2bn profit, sells 43.7 million iPhones in 3 months

April 24, 2014 - 13:57 AMT  09:57 GMT
"We're very proud of our quarterly results, especially our strong iPhone sales and record revenue from services," Cook said.
Envoy promises

Envoy promises "strong" Obama statement on Genocide anniversary

April 24, 2014 - 13:48 AMT  09:48 GMT
"U.S. will continue efforts to promote ratification of the 2009 Armenian-Turkish rapprochement Protocols," John Heffern said.
U.S. congressmen urge for adequate assessment of Genocide (updated)

U.S. congressmen urge for adequate assessment of Genocide (updated)

April 24, 2014 - 13:10 AMT  09:10 GMT
Ed Royce (R-CA), Eliot Engel (D-NY), David Cicilline (D-RI1), and Lois Frankel (D-FL22) laid flowers to the Genocide memorial in Yerevan.
Armenian President: year 2015 should convey strong message to Turkey

Armenian President: year 2015 should convey strong message to Turkey

April 24, 2014 - 12:40 AMT  08:40 GMT
President Serzh Sargyan issued an address on the 99the anniversary of the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire.
American Jewish Committee commemorates Armenian Genocide

American Jewish Committee commemorates Armenian Genocide

April 24, 2014 - 11:00 AMT  07:00 GMT
“We each bear the obligation of remembrance as a necessary step toward preventing such acts in the future,” AJC Executive Director said.
Security guard kills 3 foreigners in Kabul hospital

Security guard kills 3 foreigners in Kabul hospital

April 24, 2014 - 10:54 AMT  06:54 GMT
District Police Chief Hafiz Khan said the guard suddenly started shooting in Cure Hospital in the west of the capital.
U.S. Senator pledges to keep working for Genocide recognition

U.S. Senator pledges to keep working for Genocide recognition

April 24, 2014 - 10:43 AMT  06:43 GMT
"I will keep working to ensure that this unspeakable crime is fully acknowledged, never forgotten, and never repeated," Senator Boxer said.
Obama says Russia can avoid more sanctions if changes Ukraine course

Obama says Russia can avoid more sanctions if changes Ukraine course

April 24, 2014 - 10:37 AMT  06:37 GMT
The U.S. President made the remarks at a joint news conference after a summit meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Turkish rights group calls for end of Genocide denial

Turkish rights group calls for end of Genocide denial

April 24, 2014 - 10:27 AMT  06:27 GMT
The Human Rights Association of Turkey issued a statement, calling for an end to the denial of the Armenian Genocide.
UN chief accuses all parties in Syria war of blocking aid

UN chief accuses all parties in Syria war of blocking aid

April 24, 2014 - 10:25 AMT  06:25 GMT
"The Security Council must take action to deal with these flagrant violations of the basic principles of international law," Ban wrote.
Armenians worldwide mark 99th anniversary of Genocide

Armenians worldwide mark 99th anniversary of Genocide

April 24, 2014 - 10:09 AMT  06:09 GMT
Present-day Turkey denies the fact of the Armenian Genocide, justifying the atrocities as “deportation to secure Armenians”.