Ashot II Yerkat against the Abbasid Caliphate

Ashot II Yerkat against the Abbasid Caliphate – The Sevan Battle

Since the beginning of the reign of Ashot I in 884, the first king of the Armenian Bagratuni dynasty, some liberation movements started to occur throughout Armenia, which was a part of the Abbasid Caliphate then. The Caliphate wasn’t fond of the actions of Ashot I and especially his son Smbat I. Emir of Iranian …

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