“Once again people are with us,” Horacio Terzian, president of the Armenian General Union of Physical Culture of Buenos Aires, the institution that organized the event. “Our grandparents and great-grandparents 102 years ago were sent them to a march that was, in fact, a deadly trap. Today we want to remember them and fight for that genocide committed by the Turkish state,” he added.
“Armenia Corre” is a race that has been carried out for eight years and involves many runners, Armenian and non-Armenian, in the center of the city. The theme “Armenia runs for memory and equality” seeks to raise awareness of human rights issues through sport.