Armenian genocide resolution hits senate wall

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Armenian genocide resolution hits senate wall
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A US resolution that would have officially described atrocities against Armenians in 1915 as genocide has stopped dead in its tracks on Wednesday, following a meeting between the Turkish president and a senator.

According to foreign reports, senators Lindsey Graham and Bob Menendez, both critics of Turkish President President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, came up against each other on the senate floor over the controversial resolution that overwhelmingly passed the House last month.

Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey, asked for unanimous consent to pass...


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Armenian genocide resolution hits senate wall


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