Day archives: March 15th, 2020

Nicholas I – What Textbooks Don’t Tell You About

Nicholas I – What Textbooks Don’t Tell You About

After the war against Persia ended, Nicholas I launched military operations against the Ottoman Empire in April 1828. Armenians not only provided great financial assistance to the Russian army but also formed volunteer regiments and actively participated in combat. In the summer of 1828, the Russian army captured Kars, Akhalkalaki, Akhaltsikhe, Ardahan, and Bayazet. On …