The Argus, 22 oktober 1896
Bron: National Library of Australia

The Eastern Crisis

FRESH MASSACRE IN ARMENIA

TERRIBLE DETAILS

CHILDREN BURIED ALIVE


LONDON, Oct. 21.

The "Viedomosti," a leading St. Petersburg journal, publishes some terrible details of a fresh massacre which has been perpetrated by the Kurds in the vilayet of Van, in Armenia.

Not only were men and women slaughtered with every atrocity, but numbers of children were buried alive in grain pits.

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