ARMENIA - TURKEY - Encyclical Letter for the centennial of the Armenian genocide [AN]


Armenian Patriarch Karekin II announces the canonisation on 23 April of all of Turkey’s victims. The next day will become a memorial day for the nation’s “holy martyrs”. According to unconfirmed reports, Pope Francis will celebrate a Mass on 12 April in memory of the terrible event. AsiaNews publishes below the patriarch’s full message.


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