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Kobe Bryant's Turkish Airlines deal outrages Armenian Americans

Dec 16, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
The Lakers star signs a two-year agreement to be a spokesman for the carrier, sparking criticism from Armenian Americans because Turkey refuses to recognize the early 20th century killings of 1.5 million Armenians as genocide.

Lakers star Kobe Bryant's two-year endorsement deal with Turkish Airlines has sparked protest among Armenian Americans in Los Angeles and nationwide, some threatening to boycott the basketball player unless he backs out of the contract.

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