Pages with category: Jordan
First Egyptian-Ottoman War
In return for assisting the Ottoman Empire in...
Southern Asia 1916
Russian Invasion of Anatolia
With the British evacuating Gallipoli and in...
Southern Asia 1917
Sinai Campaign and Battle of Aqaba
While the British were advancing on Baghdad,...
Although the Russian Empire had ended in the...
Treaty of Sevres
Ottoman Turkey was the last of the Central...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1920
Africa and the Peace Treaties
Fighting continued in East Africa for a few...
Southern Asia 1920
Treaty of Sèvres
The seizure of Arab Syria cemented...
Southern Asia 1921
Rise of Reza Khan
The growing power of Soviet Russia and the...
Southern Asia 1923
Treaty of Lausanne
By 1923 the Turkish War of Independence was...
Southern Asia 1927
Treaty of Jeddah
In December 1925 the Saudis completed their...
Southern Asia 1946
Independence in the Middle East
During World War II, the French had promised...
Southern Asia 1949
First Arab-Israeli War
When Israel declared independence in 1948, the...
After the Suez fiasco, Britain and France...
The crises of the early ‘60s brought the...