Georgian Cadets Day
By: BRAMS | Published On: 23/02/21 10:42 am
Exactly one century ago on this day, 300 Georgian cadets died in the Kojori-Tabahmela battle while defending the independence of the Republic.
"It was snowing but Tbilisi was in black.
Sioni Cathedral was silent, and the people stood still",
– this is how a Georgian poet Nicholas "Kolau" Nadiradze described the national feelings of the Georgian citizens who faced the annexation by the 11th Red Army of Russia while mourning over their young warriors on 25 February 1921.