Day archives: February 2nd, 2019

Brief Chronology of the Pogroms of Armenians 1904-1914

Brief Chronology of the Pogroms of Armenians

June 12, 1903. By the decree of the governor of the Transcaucasia Prince Grigory Golitsyn began the confiscation of the property of the Armenian Church in Russia. The decree caused a sharp rise in anti-government sentiments among Armenians and contributed to the strengthening of the influence and authority of Armenian national parties (in particular, the …

Nagorno-Karabakh Officially Was a Part of Armenia in 1921

Nagorno-Karabakh Officially

An exceptional fact. In the first half of 1921, Nagorno-Karabakh officially was a part of Soviet Armenia. This is evidenced by the official statement of the People’s Commissar for Foreign Affairs of Soviet Armenia on the status of Nagorno-Karabakh, which is dated back to June 1921. The noteworthy document is kept in the collections of …