Which continent maintained heavy influence in the Middle East between World War I and World War II? A. North America. B. Europe. C. Africa. D. Asia.

QUESTION POSTED AT 18/01/2020 - 05:30 AM

Answered by admin AT 18/01/2020 - 05:30 AM

The answer is:

B. Europe.

After the fall of the Ottoman Empire after WWI many European countries claimed its territory and anexed parts of it to their own, Turkey claimed land that Greece was also claiming for their own and started a civil war, the same thing with other countries that were before part of the empire,  a feeling of nationalism and islamism rose in the middle east.

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