The historical Armenian church of Saint Bartholomew near the city of Başkale in the Province of Van continues to reside in a dilapidated condition. After the withdrawal of the units of the Turkish army from the territory of the temple in 2013, the Saint Bartholomew church has been vainly waiting for restoration works. In the
Day: September 7, 2018
The government of the United Kingdom along with the governments of France and the Russian Empire adopted the following cooperative declaration on May 21, 1915. “During the past month, the slaughter of Armenians was being carried out by the Turks and Kurds with the connivance and sometimes even the direct assistance of the Ottoman government.