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AZG Armenian Daily #077, 29/04/2005
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City of Bremen, [[Germany]], along with numerous arrangements organized throughout the world, commemorated 90th Anniversary of the [[Armenian Genocide]] on [[April 24]] [[2005.]] A [[Khachqar]] (cross-stone) monument standing two meters and dedicated to the memory of the innocent victims of [[1915]] was opened in the center of Bremen.
  
MEMORIAL TO VICTIMS OF ARMENIAN GENOCIDE ERECTED IN GERMANY
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"The Truth should always win," priest Serob Isakhanian said after consecrating the memorial. He also called for the German [[Turks]] that were standing in some meters and trying to hinder the arrangement not to take any provoking action.
  
Arsen Narimanian, resident of Bremen, Germany, sent a letter to Azg and
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Henning Scherf, mayor of Bremen, welcomed the initiative of the [[Armenian community]] of [[Northern Germany]], stating that millions of Armenians became the innocent victims of the genocide.  
informed that Bremen also commemorated 90th Anniversary of the Armenian  
 
Genocide on April 24. In addition to numerous arrangements organized
 
throughout the world, a khachqar (cross-stone) monument standing two meters
 
and dedicated to the memory of the innocent victims of 1915 was opened in
 
the center of Bremen.
 
  
"The Truth should always win," priest Serob Isakhanian said after
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"I must commemorate the innocent victims among our society. We, the [[Germans]], have our share of gilt in this crime. It's high time for all of us to realize that and accept our errs committed in the past. We should respect each other," Mayor of Bremen said.  
consecrating the memorial. He also called for the German Turks that were
 
standing in some meters and trying to hinder the arrangement not to take any
 
provoking action.
 
  
Henning Scherf, mayor of Bremen, welcomed the initiative of the Armenian  
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==Sources==
community of Northern Germany, stating that millions of Armenians became the
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*By Gohar Gevorgian, [[AZG Armenian Daily #077]], April 29 2005
innocent victims of the genocide. "I must commemorate the innocent victims
 
among our society. We, the Germans, have our share of gilt in this crime.
 
It's high time for all of us to realize that and accept our errs committed
 
in the past. We should respect each other," Mayor of Bremen said.
 
  
By Gohar Gevorgian
 
 
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[[Category:Armenian Genocide]]
 
[[Category:Armenian Genocide]]

Latest revision as of 18:31, 12 April 2008

City of Bremen, Germany, along with numerous arrangements organized throughout the world, commemorated 90th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide on April 24 2005. A Khachqar (cross-stone) monument standing two meters and dedicated to the memory of the innocent victims of 1915 was opened in the center of Bremen.

"The Truth should always win," priest Serob Isakhanian said after consecrating the memorial. He also called for the German Turks that were standing in some meters and trying to hinder the arrangement not to take any provoking action.

Henning Scherf, mayor of Bremen, welcomed the initiative of the Armenian community of Northern Germany, stating that millions of Armenians became the innocent victims of the genocide.

"I must commemorate the innocent victims among our society. We, the Germans, have our share of gilt in this crime. It's high time for all of us to realize that and accept our errs committed in the past. We should respect each other," Mayor of Bremen said.

Sources