Pan-Thracian Union of America Announces Hellenic Genocide Memorial Opposite UN Bldg in NYC 6 April 2010

WHEN: Tuesday, April 6th 2010, 12Noon-1PM

WHERE: UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS, Between E. 42nd and E. 43 rd Street, on First Avenue, Ralph J Bunche Park, New York City.

The event is supporting:

  • Worldwide Affirmation of the Genocide of Hellenes (Greeks) perpetrated by Turkey and the Young Turk Party in Thrace, Anatolia, and Asia Minor.
  • Recognition of the ongoing cultural genocide of Thracian Hellenes (Greeks).

Speakers include the President of the Hellenic Organization of University Graduates of America HOUGA, the Pan-Pontian Federation USA and CANADA President and officials, and members and officials of the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York.

This year’s memorial will include unique scholars and a solemn recital of the orphic hymns for our dead.

For more information on the Hellenic Genocide Memorial and to volunteer time, or charity or learn more on how to participate in this historic memorial, contact: Ioannis Fidanakis, New Jersey, Tel. (973) 464-0211, Nikolaos Taneris, New York, Tel (917) 699-9935. Email:

Join the E-list on the web and download the pamphlet The Genocide of the Greeks at the URL . The Thracian Genocide website and Thracian Genocide affirmation is a cooperative and collective effort by the Pan Thracian Union of America "ORPHEUS", and the action and spirit of many Hellenic, Phil Hellene and American scholars and activists.

(Posting date 14 March 2010.)

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