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ERİVAN VE NAHÇIVAN’DA SİVİLLERE YÖNELİK ŞİDDET

27.12

All these shall be given to the preparatory commission. Ottoman Army Office of the Commander-in-Chief 11838 Code sent from Kars to the Ministry of Defense 1. Armenian units have come down to the environs of Vedi and Sadarak villages, located in the immediate neighborhood of the railway on the east of Erivan, and massacred the…

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ALACA’DA SİVİLLERE YÖNELİK ŞİDDET EYLEMLERİ

10.03

Alaca 100 To: 3rd Army Command Upon Corps Headquarters’s arrival in Alaca, I found 278 martyrs who were gathered in two rooms, 42 heavily wounded Muslims, other than the 48 people who managed to get away from the hands of the Armenians. Among the 278 martyrs there were raped young girls whose lungs were hung…

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ÇEŞİTLİ BÖLGELERDE SİVİL MÜSLÜMANLARA YÖNELİK KATLİAMLAR

22.01-1

Decipher Refahiye 564/100 To: 3rd Army Command 1. Three orderly soldiers and two irregulars of different units, who had fallen captive during the battles that took place on various dates, have taken refuge in the forward stations of the 36th Division positioned in Hanzori via Mezekler Creek. They left Erzincan on January 18, 1918 and…

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ERZİNCAN’DA SİVİL MÜSLÜMANLARA YÖNELİK KATLİAMLAR

21.01

3rd Army Command From Army Headquarters Staff Office January 21, 1918 1st Division 1st Section Number Code 532 To: The Office of Commander-in-Chief The 2nd Army Command 1. The following are the summaries of the testimonies of the three people who were sent to Erzincan from Kemah a week ago: The Headquarters of the 1st Caucasian Corps 4th…

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RUS CEPHE GERİSİNDE SİVİL MÜSLÜMANLARA YÖNELİK KATLİAMLAR VE ÇETE FAALİYETLERİ

19.01-1

From: Ministry of Defense Decoding 3572 20 To: 3rd Army Command In attachment to the code dated January 18, 1918 and numbered 369. Attached is the copy of the telegram to İzzet Pasha in Brest-Litowsk by His Excellencies Vice Commander-in-Chief. January 19, 1918 General Headquarters Director of the 1st Division Lt.Col. Feldman Copy To: İzzet…

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ERMENİ-MÜSLÜMAN UYUŞMAZLIĞI ÜZERİNDE AMERİKAN TESİRİ

8.10

Courting the Turks Recently, the Americans have suddenly started showing an alarming tactfulness towards the Turks. American Ambassador, İlkös [Elkeus (?)] in Istanbul in his elaborate speech has asserted that they had no intentions other than helping the Turks with their own delegations, schools and with other institutions, and that they were full with the…

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