Adam Schiff

Marchers gather to commemorate 102nd anniversary of Armenian genocide

Marchers gather to commemorate 102nd anniversary of Armenian genocide

Anna Nenedzhyan and her 10-year-old son, John Nenedzhyan, were both eager to begin the 1.4-mile walk to the Turkish consulate.

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As they stood underneath a tree to shield their faces from the sun, John gripped an Armenian flag and wore a black shirt with a message calling for justice.

“I enjoy being out here because it shows the world that people are recognizing the Armenian genocide,” the boy said.

They were among tens of thousands of protesters who marched to the Turkish consulate on Wilshire Boulevard on Monday afternoon to commemorate the 102nd...

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