I read an article yesterday rehashing how the Ottoman Empire got carved up after WWI, creating all the current Nation-States in North Africa. These states are now oozing into an amorphous mass of Jello, quite a bit like the Evil Senator in the original “X-Men” movie after he is turned into an Artificial Mutant. They never really had much holding them together besides the power of the war machine apparatus handed to cooperative puppet Sheiks and Dictators by the Illuminati beginning in the aftermath of WWI. Certainly no “Democratic” buy in from the populations they ruled anyhow.
The key point in the article revolved around the Anglo-Persian Oil Company, which first discovered the massive reserves under what is now Iran in the early 1900s. This was of course Laurence of Arabia time, more or less the last of the Glory Years of the British Empire….read more at: