Category «History»

Be An Armenian – Garegin Nzhdeh – Quotes

Be An Armenian – Garegin Nzhdeh – Quotes

“Be an Armenian, first and foremost an Armenian because the Armenian throughout his history was more human than an Armenian, and it is for this reason that his tragedy was unparalleled.” “All great deeds, victories are the eagle fights of the nations’ spirits. The new Armenian woman should realize this and strive to become an …

People And Their Fates – Armenian Genocide

People And Their Fates – Armenian Genocide

During the attack of the British troops on the forefronts of the Turks, Artashes Hambartsumyan was in the ranks of the British dressed in Scottish uniform. In documents, his name was abbreviated to Hambi. The task of Artash was to find Armenian orphans in Turkish families and transport them to Europe. About twenty orphans, who …

The Cognac Of The N. Tairov Company – Yerevan

The Cognac Of The N. Tairov Company

The first wine and brandy factory in Yerevan and whole Transcaucasia was built by the merchant of the first guild and philanthropist Nerses Aghajanovich Tairyan in 1887. Since 1887, the Tairyan factory has produced brandy labeled “Cognac: N. Tairov’s Company in Yerevan”, which, thanks to its unique taste and aroma, quickly became very popular. In …

“The Day Of Soviet Occupation” In Azerbaijan

"The Day Of Soviet Occupation" In Azerbaijan

April 28 in Azerbaijan is “the day of Soviet occupation”. This phrase is an outrageous oxymoron. Russia in the literal sense of the word created the Azerbaijani nation. Back in the days, the current Azerbaijanis were called Tatars. For the first time, the term “Azerbaijanis” was mentioned in the 1936 census of the USSR. In …

The Statue Of Liberty Made From Akhtala Copper?

The Statue Of Liberty Made From Akhtala Copper?

In 1887, France acquired Armenia’s Akhtala deposit of non-ferrous metals located in Lori Province. The joint-stock company Compagnie Francaise Mines D’Akhtala was established here to manage the mines. Copper was mined mainly by the Greeks and Armenians living in the province. Most of the raw materials would be exported to France. Due to this, some …

Moscow Treaty – Paper Signed By Criminals

Moscow Treaty – Paper Signed By Criminals

Next year marks the centenary of the Moscow/Kars Treaty under which Western Armenia, Kars, Surmalu, and Masis officially passed to Turkey. This humiliating agreement was to be signed between the Armenian SSR, the RSFSR, Turkey, and the Azerbaijani SSR. A few weeks earlier, a February uprising took place in Armenia, resulting in a temporary overthrow …

Artsakh – The Ninth Province Of Greater Armenia

Artsakh – The Ninth Province Of Greater Armenia

After the fall of Greater Armenia, the Armenian principality of Khachen was established in Artsakh in the 9th century. At least for 4 centuries after its foundation, the principality has been completely autonomous from the Mongols, Turkomans, and Safavids. “The Artsakh Armenians, as the inhabitants of the wildest and most inaccessible heights, have morals preserved …