Pages in category " 1877 in Russia ". The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).
Tensions arose between Great Britain and Russia during the course of the Russo -Turkish War of Russia was gaining considerable influence in the.
The last of these began in 1877, as Russia and its Christian Orthodox ally Serbia came to the aid of Christian Slavs in Bosnia, Herzegovina.
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Soon the Western diplomatic community in Constantinople was abuzz with rumours, which eventually found their way into newspapers in the West. Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store. The western states, and Great Britain in particular, were aware that unless some alleviation of the lot of the Christian subjects of the sultan was secured by diplomatic action, Russia, identified with Orthodoxy and Slavdom and burning to champion them with the sword, would take the field against the obdurate padishah. Nevertheless, French and British intervention followed. This list may not reflect recent changes learn more. Published by Primary Source Microfilm. Austria likewise became suspicious, and prepared to post troops in Transylvania, near the Russian line of communication.