From the Monitor archives: Ottoman Empire attacks Odessa, entering WWI

The Ottoman Empire shelled the Russian port of Odessa 100 years ago today, entering into the Great War on the side of Germany and Austria-Hungary.  The Christian Science Monitor reported as it happened.

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This article originally ran in The Christian Science Monitor on Oct. 30, 1914.