The middle east

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    Middle East

  • Partitioning of the Ottoman Empire

    Britain and France occupy former Ottoman Empire Lands
  • Unilateral Declaration of Egyptian Independance

    Egypt is granted nominal Independance from the United Kingdom
  • Sheikh Said Rebellion

    Sheikh Said Rebellion of Kurds against Turkey
  • Saudi Yemeni War

    The Saudi forces pressed forward their attack in the coastal region.
  • Dersim Rebellion

    An uprising against the Turkish government in the Dersim region of Eastern Turkey, Led by Seyid Riza, an Alevi Zaza Chieftain of the Yukari Abbas Usagi tribe.
  • Central Treaty Organization

    Orininally called the Middle east Treaty or Organization, or the Baghdad Pact, it was formed in 1955 by Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey and the United Kingdom.
  • Anwar Sadat

    In october of 1970 Anwar Sadat became the third president of Egypt and was assassinated by fundamentalist army officers on October 6 1981.
  • Yom Kippur War

    October 6th-25th, 1973, Happened at both of the Suez Canal banks , Golan Heights and other surrounding regions.
  • Syrian Occupation of Lebanon

    Began in 1976 as a result of the Civil War and it ended in april 2005.
  • 2003 Invasion of Iraq

    The 2003 invasion of Iraq is when the U.S troops were ordered to invade Iraq. They were going in to get Suddam Hussein but once he was in custidy hewas turned over to the Iraqi's.