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LETTER ON RESETTLEMENT OF ARMENIANS FROM PERSIA (IRAN) TO OUR AREAS.

A.S. Griboyedov

Your Excellency was interested to find with my help out more details about the methods, which were taken for the resettlement of Armenians from Azerbaijan and their current settlement in our oblasts. Here is the truth of the matter, to my best knowledge:

KUREKCHAY TREATY

For some time past in connection with the fact that the Armenian nationalists put forward a false and forced problem for “self-determination of the Karabakh Armenians” and carry out the open armed aggression against the peaceable Azerbaijan population living on their primordial ancient land – Karabakh the unsubstantiated statements of the Armenian geopoliticians and their hirelings became widespread that Karabakh belongs to Armenia. However, the historical facts represent the incontrovertible evidence of the contrary. 

GULUSTAN TREATY

In the name of Almighty God

With the intention to cease horror of the war and re-establish steady peace and well-wishing friendship neighborhood shared by Russia Empire and the State of Iran since the ancient times, The GLORIOUS and the GREAT EMPEROR and RULER of All Russia HIS MAJESTY the EMPEROR and the Head of the State of Iran, HIS MAJESTY the King, for fair purpose of saving and caused with deep love to their homagers, appointed their underwritten authorised Representatives: