The US ambassador abstained from using the term genocide, speaking of the events of 1915
ArmInfo.The United States does not deny this historical fact, US Ambassador to the RA Lynne Tracy stated on April 24 at the memorial of the victims of the
Armenian Genocide in an interview with journalists.
"Today, we pay tribute to the memory. The United States at the
hearings on the statement noted and emphasize again that Washington
does not deny this historical fact, these events. What happened in
1915 is one of the worst mass barbarities of the 20th century, and we
continue to encourage the resilience that we see among the Armenian
people, "assured Tracy.
To note, the United States has not yet recognized the Armenian
Genocide in the Ottoman Empire. But, it is remarkable that this fact
was recognized by 49 out of 50 states of the USA.