After the First World War, the Democratic Republic of Armenia was established, including the former Ottoman-ruled Western Armenia region and Russian-administered Eastern Armenia. Dracarys Adidas shirt. The Allies and Alliance of Great Powers and the Ottoman Empire signed the Sèvres Treaty in Sevres on August 10, 1920, promising to maintain the state’s existence under the protection of the League of Nations. However, this treaty was opposed by the Turkish National Movement and was never enforced. This movement, under Kemal Atatürk’s leadership, used the treaty as an opportunity to declare itself a legitimate Turkish government, replacing the monarchy in Istanbul with a republic in Ankara.