I saw this with my own eyes, and I'll never forget it.
The government launched a number of expeditions against the town, but these were unsuccessful. Our artillery knocked the huts into heaps of stones and dust, and when the villages became untenable and the inhabitants fled from them into the fields, bullets and bayonets completed the work."(This excerpt refers not to Armenian atrocities against Ottoman Turks, but to "Tartar" (derogatory for "Tatar") Turks, when Armenia attacked Azerbaijan in 1918.
Walker, Armenia, The Survival of a Nation, Croom Helm, London / St. According to Justin Mc Carthy's Death and Exile," "Between 8,000 and 12,000 Muslims were killed in Baku alone.)"Many massacres were committed by the Armenians until our army arrived in Erzurum... "Literally Tzeghagron means 'to make a religion of ones race.' Patterned after the Nazi Youth It was also called Racial Patriots. Everything is for the race.' In the April 10, 1936, issue of Hairenik Weekly, Nejdeh stated: 'Today Germany and Italy are strong because as a nation they live and breathe in terms of race.' From Racial Patriots and Tzeghagrons, the name of the [Boston] Dashnag youth group was later changed to Armenian Youth Federation, or the AYF, as it is currently known."John Roy Carlson, a.k.a.
(after General Odesilitze left) 2,127 Muslim bodies were buried in Erzurum's center. There are ax, bayonet and bullet wounds on the dead bodies. Nejdeh wrote: 'The Racial Religious believes in his racial blood as a deity. Arto Derounian, "The Armenian Displaced Persons," Armenian Affairs, 1949-50, p. A beautiful description of fanatically racist Armenian minds in today's Internet forums, proudly carrying on the tradition of Hitleresque racial superiority.
Lungs of the bodies were removed and sharp stakes were struck in the eyes. This ability to distinguish Armenian "purity" from sub-human Muslims and Jews is what helped enable so many Armenians to commit mass murder.
There are other bodies around the city." Official telegram of the Third Royal Army Command, addressed to the Supreme Command, March 19, 1918; ATASE Archive of General Staff, Archive No: 4-36-71. "Since all the able Moslem men were in the army, it was easy for the Armenians to begin a horrible slaughter of the defenseless Moslem inhabitants in the area. simply cleaned out the Moslem inhabitants in those areas.
In the Fall of 1914, Armenian volunteer groups were formed and fought against the Turks..."Hovhannes Katchaznouni, First Prime Minister of the Independent Armenian Republic, The Manifesto of Hovhannes Katchaznouni, 1923.