December 19, 2018

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Catherine Tsounis

Remembering the Asia Minor Catastrophe in 2018: General Sebouh’s Courageous Actions By Catherine Tsounis September 13-22, 2018 marks the 96th Anniversary

Catherine Tsounis

In the Footsteps of Byzantium: Meeting the Catholicos of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Echmiadzin, Armenia By Catherine Tsounis “The Armenian Church,

Peter Balakian My Armenia A poet returns to his ancestral country where, after the recent “velvet revolution,” the sense of a new era is palpable.

A summer evening in Yerevan’s Republic Square.Danielle Villasana for The New York Times Each time I’ve come to Yerevan in the past decade the city has

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

Yeghishe Ishkhanyan wrote that on November 15, when he was in the village Chanaghchi, which was situated not far from Shushi and where was located the

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

Now let’s try to answer the following question whether the local authorities did the right thing by allowing the Turks to enter Shushi without a fight and

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

Now let’s try to find out the answer to the question of whether the third congress decided to hand over Shushi or not? Finding the right answer to

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

It is known that since July of 1918, Andranik was in Zangezur who had gone there after unsuccessful attempts to capture Khoy. First he went to Kapan, then

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

The wave of revolution also reached the Caucasus where the demand for the building of new life also became imperative. But according to the declaration,

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

Soon after the Treaty of Batumi, Nuri Pasha moved to Gandzak and established his headquarter there. Turkish frontline detachments have already reached

Ashot Nersisyan Mardiros Anastasian CHAPTER 2. SITUATION IN KARABAKH IN 1918. STRUGGLE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF INDEPENDENCE

For being sure that according to the Treaty of Batumi the borders and territories of these three republics really were not clear, let’s try to show this,