To search this site, enter a search term Briefing Room • Statements and Releases Each year on this day, we remember the lives of all those who died in the Ottoman-era Armenian genocide and recommit ourselves to preventing such an atrocity
The statement by the US president drew an immediate rebuke from Turkey, which disputes the term.
The White House – Apr 24, 9:00 AM
The move fulfills a campaign promise and reflects how the relationship between Washington and Turkey has worsened.
The US president reportedly told Erdoğan that he will formally recognize the Armenian Genocide tomorrow.
U.S. President Joe Biden is reportedly considering an extraordinary break with his predecessors by…