Britain decides to send fleet to Constantinople (31 words)

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Britain decides to send a fleet to Constantinople, but under pressure from the Russians, the Ottoman Sultan refuses it permission to enter the Straits. Nonetheless, the fleet arrives on 15th August.

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Editors. "Britain decides to send fleet to Constantinople". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18756, accessed 21 September 2017.]

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