February 17, Commemoration Day of Bolshevik Atrocities in Armenia

February 17, Commemoration Day of Bolshevik Atrocities in Armenia

On the night of February 17, 1921, Bolshevik executioners committed a hitherto unprecedented atrocity in the prison of Yerevan. Through a Turkish butcher, they eliminated a group of Armenian intellectuals and commanders, most of whom had become heroes of the Battle of Sardarapat. 21 Armenians were killed in total. A day earlier, on February 16, …

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