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Mudanya Armistice
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The Mudanya Armistice (Mudanya Mütarekesi) was signed by the victorious Allied powers of the First World War and the Grand National Assembly of Turkey on 11 October 1922, in the Turkish town of Mudanya (on the Sea of Marmara, approximately 25 kilometres northwest of Bursa). The first treaty between Turkey and the Allies after the Turkish War of Independence (1919–22), it primarily aimed at stopping military operations between Greek and Turkish forces and was signed after discussions that lasted fr…

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Şenses, Bülent, “Mudanya Armistice”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, THREE, Edited by: Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, Everett Rowson. Consulted online on 17 June 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei3_COM_36571>
First published online: 2020
First print edition: 9789004413443, 2020, 2020-2

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