Last September, Putin paid a visit to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, three months before the Vilnius Summit.
The Gallipoli invasion was the precipitating event in the Ottoman genocide against its Armenian population.
He mistrusted the “shish-kebab temperament” of the conductor, the Armenian Alexander Melik-Pashayev.
1590s, "a native of Armenia," from Armenia (late 14c. in English), place name traced to 521 C.E., but of uncertain origin. As the name of the language, by 1718; as an adjective, by 1727.