Development and position of Turkey in the late 19th – early 20th centuries

• Ottoman Empire. Abdul Hamid II is in power
• “The situation of the people is becoming more difficult day by day, there is no security anywhere” – this is how the Sultan’s power of the late 19th century was described
• The revolutionary situation in the country. Young Turks created a secret committee “Unity and Progress”
• 1908 – Young Turkish Revolution.
• Unsuccessful wars with Italy, Balkan wars weakened Turkey
• The German-Turkish Treaty of Alliance introduced Turkey to the 1st World War, which ended in complete defeat for her (1918 Mudross Truce)
• Young Turkish leaders emigrated, Unity and Progress party self-destructed

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