Stifling the press and assassinating journalists in the name of denying the Armenian Genocide

“If I write about the Armenian Genocide it angers the Turkish generals. I want to write and ask how we can change this historical conflict into peace. They don’t know how to solve the Armenian problem.”
— Hrant Dink, 15 Sep 1954 – 19 Jan 2007

Hrant Dink was a courageous journalist and editor assassinated in Istanbul by 17 year old Turkish nationalist, Ogun Samast.


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