Obama's UN envoy refers to Armenian genocide

FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2016, file photo, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power speaks Seoul, South Korea. Has the Obama administration quietly recognized the World War I-era killings of Armenians as genocide? The term has long been taboo for U.S. officials, who have instead talked of the mass atrocity and historical tragedy. But Power appeared to break new ground in describing the event as genocide. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)WASHINGTON (AP) — Has the Obama administration quietly recognized the World War I-era killing of Armenians as genocide?

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