The Balfour Declaration
Map of mandates set up in the Middle East
Map of "mandates" set up in the Middle East after WWI.
Image credit: Craig Heimburger
The Big Four
Big Four Western leaders at WW1 Paris peace conference, 27 May 1919
Logo of the Muslim Brotherhood
Logo of the Muslim Brotherhood, which was founded in 1926
Adolf Hitler, who founded the Nazi Party – which became powerful in the early 1930s.
Original image Image credit: Deutsches Bundesarchiv (German Federal Archive)
Partition plan for Palestine in 1947
Jewish immigrants arriving in Israel
Palestinian Refugees in 1948
Egyptian soldiers celebrate crossing the Suez canal, Ramadan War (1973/74)
Original image image credit: http://modernegypt.bibalex.org
Afghan prisoners after the Soviet invasion (1979-1989)
Original image image credit: E.Kuvakin
Rescue and clean-up crews search for casualties following the barracks bombing in Beirut on October 23, 1983.
Operation Desert Storm
Embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania
Terrorists bombed the US Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya in August 1998, leaving hundreds dead and wounded.
Osama bin Laden
Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir interviewing Osama bin Laden, circa March 1997 – May 1998. Behind them on the wall is an AKS-74U carbine.
Map of the middle east
Map of the Middle East.
Image credit: Sémhur