The Ottoman Empire loses power due to a series of bad leaders. The Empires bad leaders caused the empires to have finical problems. When a man name Salem III came in with attempt help the empire they resisted and over threw him.
The Great Game in the 19th century was between Great Britain and Russia for the Geopolitics of the Muslim land, Central Asia. Russia wanted to extend its empire ans take over India for it's riches. Britain attempted to spread it;s empire beyond the Indian borders while defending their land. After the struggle they agreed that it would become its own Muslim Kingdom and it was name Afghanistan.
The Crimean War was fought between the Russians and the Ottomans assisted by the British and the French. Russia wanted this land as a warm weather port but the other three didn't want this.
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The Sepoy Rebellion was against the British rule and began in India in 1857. The cause of the Sepoy Rebellion was the new and improved rifle cartridges.
The Suez Canal is a man made waterway connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea. The Suez Canal was the world's busiest port and increased the demand for tin and rubber.
The Berlin Conference was a meeting of 14 European nations to divide up Africa. Africa did not attend this meeting and everything was decide without there permission.
The battle over tobacco began in 1890 when they band the use of tobacco because people were addicted. There were boycotts and riots because of the band over tobacco and the ruler was forced to cancel the concession
The Boer War was the fight between the British and the Boers for the riches found in Africa.