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WAR IN EUROPE.

TURKISH PRISONERS

GERMANY'S WAR. London, June 27. Three thousand Turkish prisoners have arrived at Cairo. Many are middle aged men, and were given only

a week's training. One relates that after firing bis rifle for the first time a sergeant took it from him.

Officers loudly praised the courage and shooting of the Allies, and thankfully accepted gifts of. tobacco and water from the Allied wounded while they were being escorted towards the beach. Most of tbem declare that they did not want to fight, but that they must obey their officers.- They regard the conflict as Germany's war, They admit having suffered heavy los├čes. Two regiments were almost; destroyed on the south front and others were terribly mauled. They had sufficient food and cartridges but little heavy gun amnunition. ROUMANIA AND BULGARIA. Rome, June 27Turkey's negotiation? with Bulgaria have failed, but those with the Entente are progressing. { Bulgaria's negotiations with Roul mania continue. \ THE ITALIAN FRONTIER.

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WAR IN EUROPE., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3469, 29 June 1915

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WAR IN EUROPE. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3469, 29 June 1915

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