Turkey summons US ambassador, condemns House resolutions

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Foreign Ministry said that it summoned United States (US) Ambassador David Satterfield yesterday over two resolutions passed by the US House of Representatives. The Turkish Ministry said in a statement hat it rejects the non-binding House resolution to recognise the century-old mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks as genocide. The bill passed 405-11. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin