Adjaraball was part of Caucasian Iberiaball in ancient times, before Ancient Greeceball took it over. Later SPQRball and Byzantineball conquered it. In 9th century it was part of Georgian Kingdom, until Ottomanball arrived and turned Adjaraball into kebab. Later, Russian Empireball took over. After World War I Turkeyball tried to reclaim it in the name of kebab, but ceded it to Sovietball on the condition that it be semi-autonomous and kebab was protected there. Today Adjaraball is part of independent Georgiaball.