Baku - August 1905 - The Second Pogrom of Armenians

Baku – August 1905 – The Second Pogrom of Armenians – Black Hundreds on the Side of the Turks

The storm began after 7 months. In August 1905, a second pogrom began, this time more organized and more ferocious. Fires engulfed Armenian neighborhoods. The mines belonging to the Armenians in Balakhani, Sambuichi, Romani, and Bibi-Heybat were completely burned down. But the Armenians have been prepared for the pogroms: Transcaucasian Tatars (modern Azerbaijanis) lost 270 …

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