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Fresno Remembers the Armenian Genocide

From City Hall, to the streets of downtown, to Fresno State and a packed Armenian church, Fresnans remembered the victims and survivors of the Armenian Genocide.  Friday, April 24th marked 100 years since the genocide began in 1915.  In every event, people honored the lives lost while calling for recognition. KSEE24’s …

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Fresno State Unveils Armenian Genocide Monument

Four thousand people attended a ceremony at Fresno State to unveil the Armenian Genocide Monument Thursday. The monument is the only one of it’s kind on an American University. It took 100 days to construct and was funded through community donations. 1.5 million Armenians lost their lives in the 1915 …

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