As borders of Turkey were formed
Northeast Anatoli. Whether To because of vile climate, or because of a lack of natural resources this corner of Turkey which you can visit now during round to Turkey, remained not populated up to the II millennium BC. The northern cities of Urartu about modern Altyntep (Altintepe) and Erzincan (Erzincan) have appeared here in the XIX-VI centuries BC, later these lands were a part of the Roman Empire which inherited Byzantian and Armenian. If you come to excursion rounds to Turkey, some information on history of the country will interest you. Split of the Armenian empire in the XI century and defeat of the Byzantian empire at Manzikert was marked by the beginning of an era of continuous invasions and counterattacks which proceeded actually up to the 1920th. For this district small Turkic emirs and descendants of the Georgian tsars who first were distraught at first Mongols, and after, in the 1440th, Tamerlan’s strong military vehicle XIII century fought сельджуки. Eventually, in coordination with history of Turkey, first XVI century. Ottomans have connected these separate districts to a set of beaches of Turkey, to more or less operated province under the aegis.
What borders modern Turkey has
Affairs with Russia. The Dalny northeast border of the Byzantian empire which has become border Anatoli, constantly was exposed expansion threats from the Russian Federation that in 1783 has led to loss the of autonomy by Georgia. In the XIX century, realising that Russia everything becomes stronger, Ottomans were several times nominated from own Caucasian fortresses, winning here and there narrow strips of the earth and the small cities of Turkey, but fix the successes they could only in 1829 and 1878. Up to 1914 more than a half of territories were in structure of the Russian Empire, and during the First World War it has promoted further away. Vobshchem, in 1917 these gains have been nullified by Bolshevist revolution and followed this collapse of the Caucasian front. From 1915 to 1921. there were continuous wars between White Guards, Armenian дашнаками and the Turkish state army, caused mass death of the mixed civilian population of Turkey, historically more than on a third consisting of Armenians and the Georgian. By 1923 all northeast of the country was in the prostration, ninety percent of its population either were lost, or should run, having left the houses in Turkey. Modern borders of Turkey, Georgia and Armenia grow out of the international treaties concluded by Ataturk with the Russian Union in May and October, 1921 They do not reflect historical division into the countries to such an extent that else in 1945 Stalin achieved to return to the Penalty and Ardakhan as «primordially Russian lands».
Turkey from Barnaul is a trip which leaves unforgettable memoirs and positive emotions.