Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II speaks during a mass on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian mass killings, in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican (REUTERS/Tony Gentile).
A new chapter in the century-old debate over the massacre of Armenians
April 14, 2015,
Omer Taspinar joined The Diane Rehm Show to discuss Pope Francis' choice to call the 1915 massacre of over a million Armenians by the Ottoman Empire a genocide. Turkey, the successor state to the Ottoman Empire, has long argued against the use of that term.