Turkish troops massacre Bulgarians

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Historical Context Note

After rebellion breaks out in Bulgaria, the inhabitants of Batak, who have laid down their arms in order to negotiate with the Ottoman forces, are massacred by Turkish troops.
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Editors. "Turkish troops massacre Bulgarians". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18703, accessed 28 August 2014.]