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

One of the most drastic outcomes of the war was the complete collapse of the Ottoman Empire. It once spanned three continents and was one of the biggest dynasties in modern history. But by the 19th century, Europeans had colonized most of the Empire. World War One was a chance for them to get some back. But they lost, and with it the Empire began to crumble. One hundred years on, is the Middle East still seeing the impacts of that collapse? Guests Sean McMeekin WWI historian and author of ‘The Ottoman Endgame’ Mahmoud Haddad History professor at the University of Balamand Mesut Uyar Turkish military historian

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?

Could World War One have been avoided?

Could World War One have been avoided?

Was World War One responsible for the rise of fascism?

Was World War One responsible for the rise of fascism?

Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts

Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts

UN: Almost 340M people in close to 70 countries will need aid

UN: Almost 340M people in close to 70 countries will need aid

US firm awarded $1.2B to produce weapons for Kiev

US firm awarded $1.2B to produce weapons for Kiev

Peru, Ecuador declare health emergency after bird flu outbreak

Peru, Ecuador declare health emergency after bird flu outbreak

New treatment hailed as major breakthrough in fighting Alzheimer’s

New treatment hailed as major breakthrough in fighting Alzheimer’s

Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin dies at the age of 96

Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin dies at the age of 96

NATO foreign ministers meet for a second day in Bucharest

NATO foreign ministers meet for a second day in Bucharest

Neglected Negev road cutting Bedouins off from school

Neglected Negev road cutting Bedouins off from school

Oath Keepers founder convicted of sedition for US Capitol riot

Oath Keepers founder convicted of sedition for US Capitol riot

Hawaii's Mauna Loa volcano erupts for the first time since 1984

Hawaii's Mauna Loa volcano erupts for the first time since 1984

NASA's Orion capsule breaks outer space record

NASA's Orion capsule breaks outer space record

World Cup matches give Tunisians something to smile about

World Cup matches give Tunisians something to smile about

NATO foreign ministers discuss more winter aid for Kiev

NATO foreign ministers discuss more winter aid for Kiev

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