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A Peace to End All Peace: The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Middle East

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Published with a new afterword from the author―the classic, bestselling account of how the modern Middle East was createdThe Middle East has long been a region of rival religions, ideologies, nationalisms, and ambitions. All of these conflicts―including the hostilities between Arabs and Israelis, and the violent challenges posed by Iraq’s competing sects―are rooted in the region’s political inheritance: the arrangements, unities, and divisions imposed by the Allies after the First World War.I…

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United Nations panel finds evidence that Saudi-led coalition has conducted widespread air strikes against civilian targets, in violation of international law(r/worldnews)

You serious? Because the British literally selected the tribal leader Ibn Saud and gave him control of what we now call Saudi Arabia. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibn_Saud#Rise_to_power

The Brits mistakenly believed that the King of Mecca was like a Muslim pope and everyone would fall in line behind him. So they created the boundary lines for Iraq and Jordan and placed his sons on the thrones. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hussein_bin_Ali,_Sharif_of_M…

The founding of Israel was guaranteed by ex prime minister Balfour and later the Sykes-Picot agreement: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sykes%E2%80%93Picot_Agreemen…

Suggested reading:

www.amazon.com/Peace-End-All-Ottoman-Creation/dp/0…

www.amazon.com/Kingmakers-Invention-Modern-Middle-…

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David Fromkin

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