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A Turning Point in History

A Turning Point in History

O our brothers and our sons who are people of faith (ahlul Iman) Stand up for Allah! Allah glorifies you remember His name, Allah doesn’t leave you. O people who have faith, lean towards Allah, who relies on Allah never falls. 700 years, 1000 years our glorious ancestors relied on Allah to destroy the fortresses …

Objective History: Brandenburg

Objective History: Brandenburg

The historic principality of Brandenburg originated as a margravate, or mark that was an electorate of the Holy Roman Empire Brandenburg was the nucleus of the dynastic power on which the kingdom of Prussia was founded and it was merged administratively with that kingdom in 1701 It became a province of Prussia in 1815 and …

The Armenian Genocide I THE GREAT WAR – Week 37

The Armenian Genocide I THE GREAT WAR – Week 37

How much worse could the war get? In just eight months we’d seen the frightening destructive power of new artillery and modern machine guns, we’d seen the war in the skies and beneath the seas develop, we’d seen gas and flamethrowers make their appearance, we’d seen epidemic disease, and millions of refugees on the move. …

Armenian Genocide | Lessons From History

Armenian Genocide | Lessons From History

On April 24, 1915, Turkish authorities in the Ottoman Empire began to systematically exterminate their Armenian subjects. Over the next three years, hundreds of thousands of Armenians were “deported” from their ancestral towns and villages. These so-called “deportations” consisted of death marches into the desert where men, women, and children died of dehydration, starvation and …