• 31 March Genocide of Azerbaijanis

    Vasif Huseynov PhD Student University of Göttingen Germany <p style="text-align: justify;"> <strong>March 31<sup>st </sup>– the Commemoration Day of Genocide of Azerbaijanis in March-April 1918, when more than 50 thousand Azerbaijanis were massacred</strong></p><p style="text-align: justify;">Each year, on the 31<sup>st</sup> of March the Azerbaijani people commemorate the Day of Genocide of Azerbaijanis. The history of this day dates back to March-April, 1918, when the forces of the Bolshevik party in Baku with support of the Armenian nationalist groups organized under the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaksutyun Party) massacred more than 50 thousand[1] Azerbaijanis.</p><p style="text-align: justify;">Following World War I and the dissolution of the Russian Empire, Azerbaijan once part of the empire had acquired a chance…