Genocide (Various Languages)

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Krikor Guerguerian

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Taner Akcam

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The testimony of Vehip Pasha, stating that the massacres had occurred; that the CUP and the CUP Central Committee had implemented the annihilation of Armenians in a planned and prganized manner; that the decision to do this was taken at the Central Committee's 1910 Congress in Thessaloniki; that religious and racist fanaticism played a role in the annihilation of Armenians; and that the massacres were carried out using the Special Organization gangs that were formed by criminals released from prison; Takvim-i Vekayi, number 3540, pg 5. Notes regarding the role of Bahaddin Shakir [Bahaddin Şakir] during the process of annihilation; and the fact that the annihilation of Armenians occurred with the orders of Enver Pasha.

Short information regarding the Yozgat trial, and the roots of the Freedom and Accord Party.

Information regarding the contents of Articles 45 and 54 of the Penal Code; and notes stating that the Armenians had been deported and massacred through the orders and instructions given by the Ministry of Interior to the Provinces; and that the CUP Central Committee and the Special Organization gangs played an important role in this process.

La Renaissance, number 113, 12 April 1919; Jamanag, number 3367 14/27 November 1918

Notes regarding the following topics: the Military Courts; the prosecution process of the Unionists; that the CUP had both an official and a secret formation; that the people in the Committee would send each other secret written correspondences; and regarding the minutes of the trial in Trabzon.

Naim Bey's memoirs

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26 Cilicia - Deportations



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