Russians invade Danubian Principalities at Turkey's request

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Historical Context Note

Russian forces invade the Danubian Principalities (present-day Romania) at the request of the Ottoman Turks, in order to put down revolts there.
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Editors. "Russians invade Danubian Principalities at Turkey's request". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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