MEMORANDUM BY MR. RENDEL ON TURKISH MASSACRES AND PERSECUTIONS OF MINORITIES SINCE THE ARMISTICE.
George William Rendel
20 March 1922.
British Foreign Office: FO 371/7876.

Sir George William Rendel (1889-1979) was a British diplomat. In 1922 he authored a 7 page British Foreign Office document which detailed the massacre of Greeks and other minorities in the Ottoman Empire.

Excerpts of the document can be viewed here

 

David Lloyd George - Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

“...tens of thousands of men, women and children have been deported, and tens of thousands have died. It was pure deliberate extermination.”

House of Commons, 4 August 1922.

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