The move comes at a time where the country is an open military conflict with Turkey
It would be a retaliatory move against potential sanctions by the US
"We are on the right side of history"
The meeting will cover thorny issues of the S-400 Russian missiles and the Armenian Genocide Bill
Omar was the only House Democrat to vote against imposing sanctions against Turkey & didn't support a resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide
The Minnesota Democrat was one of just three House members to vote “present” on the resolution that passed in an overwhelming 405-11 vote
“The opening of the embassy will contribute to the deepening of bilateral relations and protection of Armenia’s interests in the region”
Pro-Erdogan newspaper Yeni Akit is cheering the Notre Dame fire!
The annual event is organized by the Armenian Genocide Committee, a coalition of Armenian-American community groups
Such a move would underscore US resolve to hold perpetrators of atrocities accountable