The Battle of Ertsukhi (Georgian language: ერწუხის ბრძოლა ) was battle was fought in Southeastern Georgia near the Georgian border in Ertsukhi.
In 1104 C.E., David IV, king of Georgia, reunified the Kakhetian Kingdom with Georgia. The king of Kakheti, Agsartan II, was captured by the Georgian nobles Baramisdze and Arshiani and was imprisoned in Kutaisi. Kakheti was a vassal state of the Turk-Seljuk empire, and from 1099 Georgia was fighting against the Turk-Seljuk empire. The Turk-Seljuk emperor Barkiyaruq sent a large army to Georgia to retake Kakheti and to defeat the Georgian army. A battle was fought in Southeastern Georgia near the Georgian border in Ertsukhi. King David of Georgia personally took part in the battle, where the Seljuks were decisively defeated.
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