Biden told Erdogan he plans to recognize 1915 Armenian massacres as genocide: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden told Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in a phone call on Friday that he intends to recognize the 1915 massacres and forced deportations of Armenians as genocide, sources familiar with the conversation told Reuters.

Reuters April 24, 2021 01:14:12 IST
Biden told Erdogan he plans to recognize 1915 Armenian massacres as genocide: sources

Biden told Erdogan he plans to recognize 1915 Armenian massacres as genocide sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden told Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in a phone call on Friday that he intends to recognize the 1915 massacres and forced deportations of Armenians as genocide, sources familiar with the conversation told Reuters.

(Reporting by Humeyra Pamuk; editing byGrant McCool)

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