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Ottoman Empire Wars

Conquest of Edirne

The Ottoman Army headed by Lala Sahin Pasha beaten Byzantine Bulgarians at Sazlidere in 1363 and captured Edirne. After this conquest the Byzantine's connection with Serbians and Bulgarians ended; Gumulcine and Filibe were added to the Ottoman's border. Edirne was made the new Ottoman capital.

Sirpsindigi Battle :

The quick enlargement of Turks in Europe, created a crusade consisting of Serbians, Hungarians, Bulgarians and Bosnians against the Ottomans.They attacked to Edirne. But the sudden night raid of the Ottoman army headed by Lala Sahin Pasha and Haci Ilbey made a very tragic rout to the crusaders.( 1364) Sirpsindigi Battle is important as its being the first Ottoman vs. Crusader battle.

After the Sirpsindigi Battle Bulgarians accepted the Ottomans and paid indemnity. Turks continued their progress in Balkans and finished the whole conquest of Thrace until 1367.

In 1371, Murat I attacked Macedonia. The Serbians reacted. The Ottoman Army defeated the Serbian Army and the Serbian King Lazar accepted to pay taxes and accepted the Ottomans (Cirmen Battle)

Kosovo Battle I

While Murat I was struggling with Karamanids in Anatolia, the countries in Balkans united against the Ottomans. The big battle took place at Kosovo field and resulted in an Ottoman victory which made Turks' settlement in Rumelia and the enlargement in Balkan countries.

Murat I died just after the Kosovo Battle, while walking in battle place by a Serbian and was buried in Bursa, at a mausoleum in Cekirge.

He is known as "Hudavendigar" as his being martyr on the battle field

See Also...
Abdulhamit 2
Abdulmecid I
Ahmet I
Ankara Battle
Balkan War
British Settlement In Egypt
Bulgaria Kingdom
Caldiran War
Conquest Of Edirne
Conquest Of Istanbul
Egypt Rebellion
Ertugrul Gazi
Fatih Sultan Mehmet
Foundation Of The Kingdom Of Bulgaria
Kabakci Mustafa Event
Kanuni Sultan Suleyman
Kingdom Of Bulgaria
Kosova Battle
Kosovo Battle I
London Convention
Mahmut 2
Mehmet 6 Vahdettin
Mehmet Sultan
Mehmet V Resat
Mercidabik War
Murat 1
Murat 2
Murat Sultan
Murat V
Mustafa I
Mustafa Iv
Nigbolu Battle
Orhan Bey
Osman Bey
Ottoman Austria
Ottoman Crete
Ottoman Crimean War
Ottoman Egypt Rebellion
Ottoman Empire
Ottoman Empire Decline
Ottoman Empire History
Ottoman Empire Military
Ottoman Empire Russia War
Ottoman Empire Sultan
Ottoman Empire Timeline
Ottoman Empire Timeline Murat 1
Ottoman Empire Wars
Ottoman Habsburg Wars
Ottoman Iran Wars
Ottoman Persia Wars
Ottoman Persian Wars
Ottoman Poland
Ottoman Russia Relations
Ottoman Russian War
Ottoman Sultan
Ottoman Sultan And Ottoman Wars
Ottoman Sultan Nayezid
Ottoman Sultan Osman
Ottoman Sultans
Ottoman Tunisia Occupation
Ottoman Venice
Ottoman Victory
Ottoman War
Ottoman Wars
Ottomans And Osman Bey
Ottomans Mehmet
Ridaniye War
Second Siege Of Vienna
Seizure Of Egypt
Sirpsindigi Battle
Straits Protocol
Sultan Ahmet 2
Sultan Bayezid
Sultan Mehmet 3
Sultan Murat 3
Sultan Murat 4
Sultan Mustafa
Sultan Nayezid
Sultan Osman
Sultan Osman 2
Sultan Selim
Sultan Selim 1
Sultan Selim 2
Sultan Suleyman 2
The Treaty Of Tilsit
The War Of Tripoli
Treaty Of Bucharest
Treaty Of Edirne
Treaty Of Paris
Varna Battle
World War