Kars
kars
Kars was an important stronghold in the Eastern Turkey close to the border with Armenia. It has an impressive fortress dominating the city.

The locals are said to be descended from the Karsaks, a Turkic tribe that came from the Caucasus in the 2nd century BC and gave their name to the town.



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