Private companies with priority access to the Meskheti
transmission line connecting Georgia and Turkey will be the main exporters to Turkey in 2017.
Khojaly resident Sariya Talibova said that, "heads of four Meskheti
Turks and three Azeri Turks were cut off over an Armenian grave.
Meskhetian Turks, known also as Ahiska Turks, were expelled in 1944 from their homeland -- the Meskheti
region in Georgia -- by Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, in an attempt to remove Turks from the shores of the Black Sea.
Ahiska Turks, also known as Meskhetian Turks, were expelled in 1944 from their homeland - the Meskheti
region in Georgia - by Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, in attempt to deport Turks from the shores of the Black Sea.
Nicola Benedetti A Kurdish folk dance group from London perform High fives from Dylan the Daily Post Dragon Georgia's Meskheti
folk dance ensemble (left) had to travel six days on a bus to get to the Llangollen International Eisteddfod - but were ready to wow the opening day audience with an energetic routine (above) Ysgol Dinas Bran choir perform during the peace message at the opening of the International Eisteddfod sr030712llan-13 Hoshiarpur Indian Dancers All together now: International Eisteddfod president Terry Waite''s car broke down during the parade so needed a push by stewards to help him make the opening ceremony Pic: STACEY ROBERTS sr030712parade-19 Right, regular Llangollen performers the Loughgiel folk dance group from Northern Ireland on stage yesterday
This prose version, as it appears, was versified by some Meskhi (=inhabitant of Meskheti
, Georgian region)'.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The 68th anniversary of the deportation of Ahiska Turks from Meskheti, Georgia, to Central Asia in 1944 was commemorated on Sunday with the participation of many Ahiska Turks who are still waiting to return to their homeland.
A commemoration ceremony was held at ystanbul's EcemberlitaE- Fyrat Culture Center (FKM) for Ahiska Turks who were forced to leave their homes in the Georgian city of Meskheti in 1944 and who have since been unable to return.
The message was followed with an energetic dance and performance by the Meskheti
troupe from Georgia.