Source: Current History Magazine, 8 (August 1918): 236B.

From Pursuit of an "unparalleled opportunity": American YMCA and prisoner of war diplomacy among the Central Power nations during World War I, 1914-1923 by Kenneth Steuer

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  • Portrait of Mehmet Talaat Pasha (1874–1921),Young Turk leader and Minister of the Interior during the Great War, he was responsible for the massacre of the Armenians in 1915. Talaat became the Grand Vizier in February 1917, a position he would hold until his resignation in October 1918 when Turkey signed an armistice with the Allies. Source: Current History Magazine, 8 (August 1918): 236B.