Today's American Minute — Kaiser

Kaiser, Sultan, World War I, Chaim Weizmann & the Birth of Modern Israel - American Minute with Bill Federer

Chaim Weizmann & the Birth of Modern Israel - American Minute with Bill Federer Kaiser Sultan World War I

Kaiser, Sultan, World War I, Chaim Weizmann & the Birth of Modern Israel - American Minute with Bill Federer

In 1898, Sultan Abdul Hamid II purchased rifles from Germany's Kaiser Wilhelm II for use in subduing revolts and annihilating Turkey's Armenian population. In exchange, the Sultan granted Germany rights to build a Berlin-Baghdad Railway to access Iraq's oil fields.

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