Defense of Van

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Defense of Van, Siege of Van, and variants may refer to:

  • Siege of Van (1548), a siege in the Ottoman–Safavid War
  • Defense of Van (1896), an act of self-defense by the Armenian population of Van against the armed forces of the Ottoman Empire
  • Defense of Van (1915), an insurgency against the Ottoman Empire's attempts to massacre the Armenian population in the vilâyet of Van