The Migration of Ahıska Turks From Georgia to Turkey



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A. Aydıngün, “The Migration of Ahıska Turks From Georgia to Turkey,” presented at the Facetten Internationaler Migration in die Türkei: Gesellschaftliche Rahmenbedingungen und Persönliche Lebenswelten, İstanbul, Türkiye, 2007, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: