Fedayeen from the Chorokh valley – 1907

Fedayeen from the Chorokh valley – 1907

Fedayeen from the Chorokh valley – 1907.

AMI collection.

Fedayeen were Armenian civilians who formed self-defense groups in reaction to the mass murder of Armenians (1894-1896) during the reign of the Ottoman Sultan Abdul Hamid II.

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