The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 juli 1916
Bron: National Library of Australia

The Armenians

DETAILS OF MASSACRES

DIRECTED BY GERMANS


PARIS, July 20.

Mr. Balof, the Red Cross Commissioner in Armenia, reports that he visited 45 villages around Trebizond. Out of 8343 inhabitants before the war the Russians found 367, the rest having been massacred.

Out of 10,000 in Trebizond itself the Russians found 92.

M. Balof reports that German officers and agents have directed the systematic extermination of the Armenians.

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