98 years ago, Russia Handed Over

98 years ago, Russia Handed Over the ancient Armenian City of Kars to Turkey

Kars was a city in the province of Vanand of the Ayrarat Land of Greater Armenia. In the 10th century, it became a capital of Armenia. In 1795-1800, there were 850 houses in the city, of which 600 were Armenian. In the 1830s, after a Russian-Turkish war, many Armenian families fled from Kars to the …

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