Operation Nemesis to Avenge the Armenian Genocide

Apr 16, 2021

Will Iran Take Over the Ottoman Mantle in the Middle East?

Feb 26, 2021

When the Ottoman Empire was dismantled in 1922, it created a vacuum which a series of powers have attempted to fill ever since. None has succeeded, and the result has been a century of wars, coups and instability. Iran ruled all these lands before the Arab and Ottoman conquests. It could do so...

Was the Break-Up of the Ottoman Empire a Good Thing?

Jan 19, 2015

Europe and the Middle East have a long history of distrust, argues former Prime Minister John Bruton. I have just finished reading A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the Struggle That Shaped the Middle East by James Barr. The book deals with relations between France, Britain and the Muslim...