16 Jul 1915: Turks Persecute Greeks, The Age

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TURKS PERSECUTE GREEKS
Thousands Imprisoned

The Age (Melbourne).
Jul 16, 1915.

 

     The  Turkish  persecution  of  Greeks  is
spreading. Over 30,000 Greeks  have  been
compelled to abandon their belongings and
have  been  dispersed  among   Mussulman
villagers  in the  interior  of  Turkey.  Thou-
sands have been imprisoned  upon  various
pretexts, some being accused of having re-
victualled the Allies' submarines. 

 


ON GALLIPOLI. (1915, July 16). The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), p. 7. Retrieved August 10, 2022, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article154988955.

 
Further Reading:
U.S Embassy Document on the Deportation of Greeks from Gallipoli
12 Jul 1915: Turks are evicting native Christians, New York Times
The Ethnic Cleansing of Greeks from Gallipoli, April 1915

 

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