German writer to publish book about Germany’s role in Armenian Genocide
German writer to publish book about Germany’s role in Armenian Genocide –
Jürgen Gottschlich, a foreign correspondent for German newspaper Die Tageszeitung in Istanbul, will soon publish the “Genocide complicity: Germany’s role in the Armenian Genocide” book, News.am reports citing Nouvelles d’Arménie.
100 years after the atrocities committed against the Armenians Gottschield accuses Germany of its involvement in the genocide. According to him, German officers and diplomats were well aware of Armenians’ massacres and deportations in Ottoman Turkey. The journalist criticizes Germany for not even referring to its role in the Armenian slaughter.
Gottschield visited and interviewed the survivors’ descendants, as well as studied the German and Turkish archives.
As a result, the documentary historical book appeared that multilaterally examines Germany’s participation in the Armenian Genocide, as well as the controversy concerning this issue.