Day archives: April 5th, 2019

Mountainous Armenia Against Russian-Turkish Invaders – 1920

Mountainous Armenia

In September 1920, an uprising broke out in Syunik against the Russian and allied Tatar-Turkish troops that had invaded the country back in June. The uprising was led by Poghos Ter-Davtyan. At the same time, at the instigation of the Russians, the Kemalists invaded Armenia. While the Armenians lost the Armenian-Turkish war on and Armenia …