Turkish government rips Pope's reference to 'genocide,' will recall ambassador [CC]


The government of Turkey has issued a stern statement decrying the use of the term “genocide” by Pope Francis in reference to the 1915 deaths of 1.5 million Armenians.



so be it. I am glad the Pope called it correctly.


I don’t see Turkey’s problem. Even Germany admits to the Holocaust. And admits it was a shameful blot in their history.


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