Roman Invasion into Armenia – 69 – 68 BC

Roman Invasion into Armenia – 69 – 68 BC

In summer 69 BC, Roman legions under the command of Lucullus invaded Armenia and rapidly advanced towards the heart of the country. At the time being in the southern regions of Armenia, Tigran II the Great sent a 3,000 cavalry under the command of Meruzhan to stop the Romans. Having covered a large distance, the …

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