Turks capitulate at Shipka Pass and appeal to Russia for an armistice

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Historical Context Note

The war between Russia and the Ottomans draws to a close when the Turks capitulate at Shipka Pass (in present-day Bulgaria) and appeal to Russia for an armistice.
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Editors. "Turks capitulate at Shipka Pass and appeal to Russia for an armistice". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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