Armenian Genocide Museum among world’s 10 most important memorial museums

“Referred to as The Great Crime (Medz Yeghern) in Armenia, the Armenian Genocide was arguably the greatest tragedy ever to strike the Armenian nation. The Ottoman government’s symbolic execution of 250 high-ranking Armenian leaders and intellectuals in 1915 was only the beginning of a massacre that would consume one million lives, and see women and children driven out to the Eastern deserts on death marches, while most able-bodied men were put to forced labor..."

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