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Could World War One have been avoided?

It was a bullet in Bosnia that sent the world to war. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir to Austro-Hungarian throne was shot to death by a Bosnian Serb nationalist while he visited Sarajevo. It set off a series of miscalculations and ultimatums that led to a global conflict which would claim almost 20 million lives. But could it all have been avoided? Guests Mesut Uyar Turkish military historian Sean McMeekin WWI historian and author of ‘The Ottoman Endgame’ Annika Mombauer History lecturer and author of ‘The Origins of the First World War’

How did the end of World War One pave the way for the rise of fascism?

How did the end of World War One pave the way for the rise of fascism?

Was World War One responsible for the rise of fascism?

Was World War One responsible for the rise of fascism?

Did the collapse of the Ottoman Empire destabilise the Middle East?

Did the collapse of the Ottoman Empire destabilise the Middle East?

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Turkey Independence: Turkey marks centenary of independence day

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South Korea hosts NATO's Stoltenberg, US' defence secretary

Two Israelis wounded in a fresh gun attack on Saturday

Two Israelis wounded in a fresh gun attack on Saturday

Official: Israeli military boosting forces in occupied West Bank

Official: Israeli military boosting forces in occupied West Bank

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Italy's Meloni in Libya to conclude $8 billion gas deal

Nationwide protests are being held on support for Tyre Nichols

Nationwide protests are being held on support for Tyre Nichols

Two Israelis wounded in a fresh gun attack on Saturday

Two Israelis wounded in a fresh gun attack on Saturday

Nationwide protests are being held in US in support for Tyre Nichols

Nationwide protests are being held in US in support for Tyre Nichols

Israeli police say dozens arrested after attack at a synagogue

Israeli police say dozens arrested after attack at a synagogue

A bridge between divided communities in Kosovo

A bridge between divided communities in Kosovo

Gunman opens fire at Azerbaijani embassy in Tehran

Gunman opens fire at Azerbaijani embassy in Tehran

Israel strikes Gaza after Jenin raid

Israel strikes Gaza after Jenin raid

Fighting intensifies in east Ukraine, Kiev seeks more weapons

Fighting intensifies in east Ukraine, Kiev seeks more weapons

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