I set off with my detachment, and reached Erivan several days before the troops could arrive.
It met with some opposition, but the cities of Erivan and Tabriz were captured.
Moved at midnight, and arrived early in the morning at Erivan.
And with that the Ulemas and Halil's comrades were led away to the kiosk of Erivan.
Erivan was formerly called Terva, and was the chief city of Armenia.
We proceeded so far on the first day, that I could see the smoke of Erivan in the distance.
The former Russian government of Erivan had an area of 10,725 sq. miles, and a pop.
Tried to go to Erivan, but the new chauffeur mistook the road, so we had to return to Tiflis.
A Munich gamin would have enlightened the good folks of Erivan.
Erivan is an Armenian episcopal see, and has a theological seminary.