Day archives: November 26th, 2018

The Tandem of Russian Cossacks and Turks against The Armenian Fedayi – Brigadier Brikov’s Crime and His Punishment

The Tandem of Russian Cossacks and Turks against The Armenian Fedayi

On the night of July 15, 1904, a group of 61 fedayis from the Armenian Dashnaktsutsyun party crossed the Russian-Turkish border in order to assist the rebels under the command of Andranik in Sasun who were in an unenviable position. The group consisted of young Armenian intellectuals, two doctors, students, and fifty years old Father …