Turks capitulate at Shipka Pass and appeal to Russia for an armistice (28 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.7.4: Bulgarian Writing and Culture.

Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "Turks capitulate at Shipka Pass and appeal to Russia for an armistice". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18750, accessed 09 December 2016.]