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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

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New Yorkers worried over 'dangerous' subways

Blinken and Lavrov hold 'frank' talks over growing Ukraine crisis

Blinken and Lavrov hold 'frank' talks over growing Ukraine crisis

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Who is Nayib Bukele, the 'CEO of El Salvador'?

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Biden marks tough first year in White House

Researchers: China's Olympics mobile app marred by security flaws

Researchers: China's Olympics mobile app marred by security flaws

Blinken says Russia is undermining Ukraine's sovereignity

Blinken says Russia is undermining Ukraine's sovereignity

Belgian court sentences migrant smuggling leader to 18 years

Belgian court sentences migrant smuggling leader to 18 years

British PM Johnson on edge despite pandemic good news

British PM Johnson on edge despite pandemic good news

Thousands of buildings in Iran deemed unsafe

Thousands of buildings in Iran deemed unsafe

People in US struggle to keep up with rising costs

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Azerbaijan remembers victims of Black January

Azerbaijan remembers victims of Black January

Davos meeting to be held online for second time due to pandemic

Davos meeting to be held online for second time due to pandemic

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