The Sydney Morning Herald, 11 mei 1915
Bron: National Library of Australia

Armenian Rising

MASSACRES BY TURKS

PETROGRAD, May 9.

Djemal Pasha, supported by Kurdish tribesmen, is besieging Van, in Turkish Armenia. The insurgents ammunition is nearly exhausted.

Many of the most prominent Armenians have been assassinated, and the lives of American missionaries and their famulies are endangered. There have been wholesale mnssacres elsewhere in Armenia.

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