commemorating the 95th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide of 1915.
Date: Sunday, April 25, 2010
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Armenian Youth Center, 50 Hallcrown Place, Willowdale (major intersection Victoria Park Ave. and Highway 401)
This year to mark the 95th anniversary, Mr. Robert Fisk, The Independent's award-winning Middle East correspondent, will be the keynote speaker.
Watch Video of Robert Fisk speaking about the denial of the Armenian Genocide by Turkey: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEKR9UU90So
Robert Fisk Biography: http://en.wikipedia....iki/Robert_fisk
Mr. Jivan Gasparyan internationally renowned Armenian musician will pay tribute and honour the memory of our martyrs.
Watch a video of Jivan Gasparyan Jr. peforming the duduk: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0bIzo5n5hg
Visit Jivan Gasparyan's website for more information: www.jivanduduk.com.
Mr. Ken Hachikian, Chairman of the Armenian National Committee of America, will provide us with a synopsis of the recent Armenian Genocide Resolution.
Watch a video of Ken Hachikian speaking about the ANCA's campaign to End the Cycle of Genocide: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhqv17Y0oj0
Representatives from all major Canadian political parties and all levels of government will be participating.
Tune into CTV News Channel at 8pm on Saturday, April 24th to catch a live interview with Robert Fisk. Marcia MacMillan will ask him about the Armenian Genocide, the Middle East and the War in Afghanistan.