Syria, Iraq, war 1916-2016

This video says about itself:

The Disastrous Legacy of Sykes-Picot

16 May 2016

In 1916, the United Kingdom and France signed an agreement to divide the Middle East between themselves. One hundred years later, many of the region’s ongoing problems can be dated to the Sykes-Picot treaty.

Thousands of civilians in danger as US-backed forces mount offensives in Iraq and Syria: here.

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