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Haigas Bonapart


Interviewer: How many of your friends and relatives ...

Bonapart: They killed two of my sisters, my brothers, four of my uncles. They arrested 2,500, all of the leading professionals including all the college professors, the businessmen, the pharmacists, intellectual group, 2,500 the first group, and they killed them not too far away from ...

Interviewer: How do you know they killed them?

Bonapart: Because one of the pharmacists being fallen down among the corpses, after two nights of struggle he came to American hospital, Dr. Atkins, reporting that "they're not deporting them, they're killing them."

Armenian Genocide Testimony courtesy of USC Shoah Foundation’s Visual History Archive