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Ottoman Empire issues reform law promoting religious freedom

Middle East, 1866, zoomable map
02/18/1856
The Ottoman Empire issues the Reform Edict, which promotes religious freedom and promises protection for Christian subjects in Turkish territories. (By Brian Bockelman)
Source Citation: 
Neville Williams, ed., Chronology of World History, vol. 3 (Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO, 1999), 280.

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