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The Middle East

  1. 1. The Middle East
  2. 2. <ul><li>D. Cruz </li></ul><ul><li>J. Garcia </li></ul><ul><li>D. Murphy </li></ul><ul><li>March,2008 </li></ul>creator
  3. 3. Vocabulary <ul><li>Eliminate-to cast out or get rid of </li></ul><ul><li>Establish- to introduce </li></ul><ul><li>Ethnic Cleansing- the policy of removing of an ethnic group </li></ul>
  4. 4. VOCABULARY2 <ul><li>GENOCIDE: The deliberate mass murder of a particular energy into electrical energy. </li></ul><ul><li>Nationalism: The unique cultural identity of a people based on common language, religion, and national symbols. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Key people <ul><li>Reza Kahn </li></ul><ul><li>Born October 31 st 1960 to 1984. </li></ul><ul><li>Became king of Persia </li></ul><ul><li>Reza’s goal was to gain peace in human rights, democracy and unity to Iranians inside and outside of Iran </li></ul>
  6. 6. Mustafa Kemal <ul><li>Born on May 19 th 1881-November 10 </li></ul><ul><li>1938. </li></ul><ul><li>A Well established military commander. He served as a division commander at the battle of Gallipoli. </li></ul><ul><li>Became first president of Turkey . </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Capital is Baghdad </li></ul><ul><li>Iraq was occupied by Britain during the course of world war 1;in 1920,it was declared a legue of nation mandate under uk administration. </li></ul><ul><li>Iraq attained its independence as a kingdom in 1932 . </li></ul>Iraq
  8. 8. Iran <ul><li>Iran has been an Islamic theocracy since the Pahlavi monarchy regime was overthrown on Feb. 11, 1979. </li></ul><ul><li>Iran, a Middle Eastern country south of the Caspian Sea and north of the Persian Gulf, is three times the size of Arizona. It shares borders with Iraq, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Armenia, Afghanistan, and Pakistan . </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>1915 Turkish government massacres the Armenians </li></ul><ul><li>1916 The local governor of Makah declares Arabia independent </li></ul><ul><li>1924 Caliphate formally abolished in Turkey. </li></ul><ul><li>1932 Saudi Arabia is established. </li></ul><ul><li>1935 Persia changes name to Iran. </li></ul>Time Line
  10. 10. 1 915 <ul><li>Turkish government massacres armenians. </li></ul><ul><li>The Ottoman government Armenians of supporting Russia. </li></ul>
  11. 11. 1916 <ul><li>The local government of MAKKAH declares Arabia independent. </li></ul><ul><li>British troops seize palestine. </li></ul>
  12. 12. 1924 <ul><li>Caliphate formally abolished in Turkey </li></ul><ul><li>Women receive rights equal to men. </li></ul><ul><li>1932 </li></ul><ul><li>Saudi Arabia was established. </li></ul><ul><li>It was such a poor country that it’s source of income came from pilgrims who visited makkah and madinah. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Quote <ul><li>“ In order to stave off covetousness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated”. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk </li></ul>

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