Fierce massacres occurred in Nizhniy-Novgorod in 1882, and in Kishinev in 1903.
Of Kishinev, in a narrow ravine on the right bank of the Dnieper.
He despoiled the Armenian Church, and was credited with being accessory to the Kishinev massacres.
KISHINEV (Kishlanow of the Moldavians),a town of south-west Russia, capital of the government of Bessarabia, situated on the right bank of the Byk, a tributary of the Dniester, and on the railway between Odessa and Jassy in Rumania, 120 m.
Kishinev is the seat of the archbishop of Bessarabia, and has a cathedral, an ecclesiastical seminary with Boo students, a college, and a gardening school, a museum, a public library, a botanic garden, and a sanatorium with sulphur springs.