a careful strategy, advancing and retreating as the occasion demanded, determined not to risk his enterprise in a direct confrontation with stronger enemy forces. The war eventually ended in 1813 with a Russian victory after their successful storming of Lankaran in early 1813. He died on September 2, 1973, at the age of eighty-one. Mustafa Kemal (Atatürk) sent several delegations to Moscow in an attempt to win some support for his own post-Ottoman movement in what he saw as a modernised ethno-nationalist Turkey. 4 5 Yerevan, the modern capital of Armenia, dates back to the 8th century BC, with the founding of the fortress of Erebuni in 782 BC by King Argishti I at the western extreme of the Ararat plain. With Mikhail Gorbachev 's introduction of glasnost and perestroika, public demonstrations became more common. Armenia, under its Arshakuni dynasty, which was a branch of the eponymous Arsacid dynasty of Parthia, was often a focus of contention between Rome and Parthia. The history and sociology of genocide: analyses and case studies. "Armenian PM resigns after protests".
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Armenia, Mesopotamia, Babylonia and Assyria with Adjacent Regions, Karl von Spruner, published in 1865. Norehad, (New York: Caravan, 1985) hagiography of the monk who invented the Armenian alphabet Lewond, The History of Lewond, trans. After Trajan's death, however, his successor Hadrian decided not to maintain the province of Armenia. After gaining (60) and losing (62) Armenia, the Romans under Gnaeus Domitius Corbulo, legate of Syria entered (63) into an agreement of Vologases I of Parthia, which confirmed Tiridates I as king of Armenia, thus founding the Arshakuni dynasty. "Armenia: Eight Killed After Clashes Between Police, Protesters", Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, "State of emergency declared in Armenia".