The Dashnaks are anti-Soviet, but the Social Democratic Hnchakian Party were pro-Soviet. Which then causes a political debate, that then ended in Armenia being under Soviet rule. That caused a lot of tension between them
We don't want to be under the rule of the Soviet Union!
Why not! The Russians will give us better security in our homeland
After the assassination of Archbishop Ghevond Tourian, the tension between the Dashnaks and SDHP grew. The two parties were debating on to make a new flag which then will be supporting the Soviets instead of their old flag(Pre-Soviet).
It would be better if we have a Soviet flag as then it will support the Soviets
We should keep our current flag now as it shows our nationality
After WWII, the Dashnaks warmed up to the idea of the Soviets because Armenia got more land from the Soviets. Then, the Dashnaks and the SDHP were formed together for a period of time
That's what we were trying to tell you! the Soviets give us goods as long were under their rule
Well maybe the Soviets aren't so bad after all
The Soviets tried to make the rest of the Armenians to go on their side by force. Like when they captured and exiled Garegin Nzhdeh to Siberia until he wrote a letter to the Armenians, asking if they're ready to join forces with the Soviets
To the Armenians, I wish you guys well and I want you to join the Soviets for then it will help our country
The Cold War period created a lot of tension between the Soviet party and the Dashnaks as well as other parties fighting among themselves. The Cold War period is used as an example pf political education,
We know more about politics because of learning about our past