The Sydney Morning Herald, 23 april 1909
Bron: National Library of Australia

Asia Minor Riots


The Adana disturbances are extending to the Aleppo vilayet, in Asiatic Turkey.

Britons and other foreigners have taken refuge in the vice-consulates at Antioch and Birejik, in Syria.

H.M.S. Diana has landed 50 bluejackets at Alexandretta, which is the port for Aleppo.

Further massacres of Armenians have taken place at Antioch and Birejik, in Syria, and at Makri, a vilayet of Smyrna, in Asia Minor.