Ancient Armenian Coins Discovered In Turkey

Ancient Armenian coins discovered in Turkey

December 26, 2012 | 14:46

The police at Turkey’s Kastamonu Province found numerous objects of
historical value.

Based on a call that was received, the law enforcement officers stopped
a vehicle that was entering Kastamonu city. Upon searching the vehicle,
the police discovered 424 pieces of historically significant objects,
jewelry, and coins plus two illegal guns, Haberler news agency of
Turkey reports.

Also, there were three pieces of ancient Armenian coins among the
objects that were discovered.

“In actual fact, at least the criminals do not deny that Armenians
have lived in these lands,” Istanbul Armenian journalist Aris Nalci
wrote in his Twitter account in this connection.