Mr. Terrell to Mr. Olney.
Constantinople , October 13, 1896 . (Received Oct. 26.)
Sir: I have the honor to inclose for your information the copy of a dispatch from Consular Agent Poche at Aleppo, dated September 25, which shows the appeal of the imprisoned revolutionists at that place for aid.
The Grand Vizier telegraphed on my application to alleviate the condition of the three sick prisoners, if necessary, by their removal from prison. This was on the 3d instant.
The dispatch of Mr. Poche also shows the prompt action of the local officials when another massacre was apprehended. Commendable efforts have been generally made by the valis in the provinces to pre serve order and promote security.
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