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Hold on a sec: The Ottoman Turks declared war on Britain. They sided with the Germans and Austrians of their own free will.

The Arabs got the Hijazz, Mesopotamia, and the eastern two thirds of Palestine from the British, who withdrew only a few years after the end of the war.

Sikes/Piquat was never actually implemented.

by messy on Thu Apr 6th, 2006 at 10:58:16 AM EST

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