REPORT TURKS KILLED MANY IN RODOSTO

Greeks and Armenians Said to be Victims of Massacre at Sea of Marmora Port.

New York Times, 4 March 1920.

PARIS, Mar. 3. - The Greek Legation made public a telegram today, charging the slaughter of a large number of Greeks and Armenians by the Turks in Rodosto, sixty miles northeast of Gallipoli on the Sea of Marmora.
The telegram adds that the French Governor of Dedeaghatch has left for Enos, the headquarters of the followers of Mustapha Kemal Pasha, Nationalist leader, who are said to be terrorizing inhabitants of that region.

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Winston Churchill (1874-1965) - British Statesman

“... Mustapha Kemal's Army ... celebrated their triumph by the burning of Smyrna to ashes and by a vast massacre of its Christian population...”

Churchill W, The Aftermath, New York, Charles Scribner's and Sons, 1929, p444

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