Analysis

Massacres in Zangazur

 

Zangazur is one of large territories of present Armenia where Azerbaijanis historically lived. Basing on scientific sources, historical past Zangazur and its districts in a historical sketch of the Azerbaijanis living in Armenia is given.

Genocide of the turkic-muslim population of the Zangazur uyezd

With the emergence of independent states – Azerbaijan and Armenia on the political map of the South Caucasus – interethnic clashes between Armenians and Azerbaijanis, which took place for the first time in 1905-1906, grew to the level of interstate conflict.

 

Massacres in Erivan Province (1918-1920) (II)

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Thousand the massacres organized dashnak by Armenia in 1918-1920, in the best way testify to it. In article under heading the “republic Ararat”, published in newspaper “Azerbaijan”, this purpose was promulgated.

Massacres in Erivan Province (1918-1920) (I)

Upon establishment of three sovereign republics i.e. Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia in Transcaucasia the latter receiving independence for the first time during 1500 years ignored discussion in the international organizations of a question of disputable territories, specifications of the inter-republican borders, possessed by old ideas of creation of Great Armenia due to the Azerbaijan and Georgian grounds, has entered to the war with this purpose both with Azerbaijan and with Georgia.

The massacres of 1905-1906

The scenario of the massacres that were committed against Azeri Turks at the beginning of 20th century in Caucasus, especially in the area of present Armenia, was based on the experience that Armenians gained at the end of 19th century in South Anatolia.