Montrealers march to commemorate Armenian genocide

In memoriam. And still more genocides ever since, and even now as we speak!!!

Global News

WATCH ABOVE: Montreal politicians marched with an estimated 10,000 people to honour 1.5 million victims killed in the 1915 Armenian genocide. Global’s Billy Shields has more.

WESTMOUNT – A group of Montreal politicians marched with an estimated 10,000 people in honour of the 1.5 million victims killed in the 1915 Armenian genocide.

The march was a show of solidarity against all forms of genocide and crimes against humanity, organizers said.

The Montreal area is home to about 20,000 people of Armenian descent — almost half the Canadian total.

One of the Armenian-Canadians whose family came here following the genocide was Harout Chitilian, the vice…

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