1,000,000 GREEK KILLED?

TREBIZOND MERCHANT PUTS VICTIMS OF
"TURCO-GERMANS"AT THAT FIGURE.

NEW YORK TIMES
1 Jan 1918

At least 1,000,000 Greeks, men, women, and children, have perished as the result of organized massacres
and deportations by "the Turco-Germans" in Asiatic Turkey, according to a statement by Lazaros Macrides,
son of a leading merchant of Trebizond, made public through the Armenian and Syrian Relief Committee here
yesterday.

 

Winston Churchill (1874-1965) - British Statesman

“... Mustapha Kemal's Army ... celebrated their triumph by the burning of Smyrna to ashes and by a vast massacre of its Christian population...”

Churchill W, The Aftermath, New York, Charles Scribner's and Sons, 1929, p444

Top