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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

At least ten killed in missile strike on Ukrainian shopping mall

At least ten killed in missile strike on Ukrainian shopping mall

Protests across Spain after 23 migrants killed at border

Protests across Spain after 23 migrants killed at border

New domestic abuse app in Gaza

New domestic abuse app in Gaza

At least 27 refugees killed in attempt to enter Spain's Melilla

At least 27 refugees killed in attempt to enter Spain's Melilla

Russian missile hits a residential building in central Kiev

Russian missile hits a residential building in central Kiev

Several US states rush to shutdown abortion clinics nationwide

Several US states rush to shutdown abortion clinics nationwide

Sanctions keep Ukrainian, Russian tourists from Adriatic coast

Sanctions keep Ukrainian, Russian tourists from Adriatic coast

Months after retreat, Russia steps up attacks in Ukraine's west

Months after retreat, Russia steps up attacks in Ukraine's west

High fuel prices in S Africa put more petrol-sipping scooters on the road

High fuel prices in S Africa put more petrol-sipping scooters on the road

Johnson's Conservatives lose two by-elections

Johnson's Conservatives lose two by-elections

Ecuador’s President Lasso accuses Indigenous protesters of seeking coup

Ecuador’s President Lasso accuses Indigenous protesters of seeking coup

Gaza stifled under 15-year blockade

Gaza stifled under 15-year blockade

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