Britain and France Conclude Sykes-Picot Agreement to Divide Middle East Hot

Britain and France Conclude Sykes-Picot Agreement to Divide Middle East

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As World War I is starting to wind down, Britain and France conclude the Sykes-Picot Agreement.

This arrangement is designed to organize spheres of influence over regions in the Middle East formerly controlled by the Ottoman Empire.

 

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