It is reported that the Sultan of Turkey has issued secret instructions to Turkish Governors oi the Armenian districts and villages to protect the Khurds from hostility, which their inroads and outrages m Armenia have provoked, The reason of this intervention is alleged to be that the friendship of the Khurds will be of great value to Turkey m the eveot of war with Russia on the Armenian frontier. These instructions are causing great alarm among the Christian population, wbo are suffering severely from the lawlessness of the Khurds.
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THE KHURDS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2209, 26 August 1889
THE KHURDS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2209, 26 August 1889
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