Napoleon Bonaparte's ambition to establish an empire in the East was crushed in 1799 at the Siege of Acre by Ahmed Jazzar Pasha.
Some Turkish productions are being painted as a soft-power push to enhance the ‘Ottoman narrative’ of the region.
Bosnian Muslims living outside the Ottoman Empire financially supported Sultan Abdulhamid II's ambitious Hejaz railway project.
As part of a series, TRT World explores fascinating stories of African figures whose contribution to humanity has been largely neglected.
For the second time in history, Turkey sends troops to Tripoli to save Libya from violent forces, reminding many historians of the time when it supported the Senussi Sufi resistance against occupying colonial powers.
As part of a series, TRT World explores stories of fascinating personalities of African descent whose historical contribution have been largely ignored, which includes the story of a World War I-era fighter pilot.
As part of a series, TRT World explores stories of fascinating personalities of African descent whose historical contribution have been largely ignored.
Through a walking tour across the island of Manhattan, two historians shine a light on a great many connections that existed between the former Ottoman Empire and America.
Thanks to a popular Turkish television series beamed around the world, this once-forgotten town is experiencing a tourism boom.
Saudi Arabia's revision of its history curriculum is politically motivated and a swipe at present-day Turkey.
The British prime minister has aggressively used all means to reach to the top governing post, a trait that mirrors his Turkish great-grandfather's political approach.
Known for their decorations and symbols, Ottoman cemeteries are still a mystery for many.
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