The NBA currently mandates players must be 19 years old during the calendar year of the draft and at least one year removed from
the graduation of their high school class.
Despite expectations of Armenian-Americans that he would use the word this time, U.S. President Barack Obama has once again avoided using the word “genocide” during his annual Armenian remembrance day speech on April 24, describing the 1915 events as “Meds Yeghern,” an Armenian term meaning “great calamity.”
US President Barack Obama used the expression “Meds Yeghern" to describe the 1915 incidents.
The President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Derviş Eroğlu said that the second stage of negotiations on the island will be held in May and substantial negotiations will start.
Turkey has welcomed reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s condolence message released a day before the 99th anniversary of the 1915 incidents had reverberations in foreign media.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said in his statement on the anniversary of the 1915 incidents that “they do not regard Turks as enemies.”
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