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On 30 October 1918 the Ottoman Empire signed the Armistice of Mudros, ending the hostilities between the Ottoman Empire and the Allies during World War I. The terms left the Ottoman Empire incredibly vulnerable, and the events that followed saw the the disintegration of this once powerful empire...Continue Reading

Sunday Photo - The First Balkan War

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On 18 October Bulgaria declared war on the Ottoman Empire, joining a host of other European countries in the First Balkan War. Overshadowed by the First World War, this conflict saw the Ottomans fighting against the Balkan League (Bulgaria, Greece, Serbia and Montenegro) in a clash that would see the Ottoman Empire lose large portions of its European territories...Continue Reading

Sunday Photo - The Gallipoli Landings

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On the 25th of April 1915 the Allied powers launched the Gallipoli campaign, an attempt to take control of the Dardanelles and secure the sea route to Russia. All that stood in their way was the Ottoman Empire...Continue Reading

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