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Karl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen led the voivode as King of Romania. Real independence of Turkey was not obtainable until the Russo-Turkish War of 1877. Though Rumania rendered precious help to Russia against the Turks, Russia regarded Rumania as a stumbling block to her ambitions in the Balkans and in Constantinople. Russia regarded her seizure of Bessarabia as...