Armenian Mesopotamia

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Armenian Mesopotamia and Historical Armenia

Armenian Mesopotamia was a region in Northern Mesopotamia that was inhabited partly by Armenians, Tigranes the Great seized Northern Mesopotamia,[1] and from 401 BC, to 387 AD was part of Kingdom of Armenia. Later it became part of Sassanid Empire, Arab Caliphate and County of Edessa. Then it became part of Ottoman Empire and Turkey. Armenian population remained until 1915's Armenian Genocide.

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  1. ^ The city of the Moon god: religious traditions of Harran By Tamara M. Green - Page 46