Day archives: November 28th, 2018

Winston Churchill – When Turkey Attacks Russian Armenia

Winston Churchill - When Turkey Attacks Russian Armenia

When Turkey attacked Russian Armenia, the Tsarist government, fearing that the defense of the Caucasus by the Armenians would fuel the nationalistic ambitions of the Armenian people, sent 150 thousand Armenian soldiers to the Polish and Galician Fronts and moved other Russian troops to the Caucasus to protect the Armenian population. Of these 150,000 Armenian …