Ottoman Forces

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Sharifian Army - The Revolt
... In early June 1916, the Ottoman government was putting pressure on Sharif Husayn to supply Hijazi troops and to issue a call for jihad from Mecca in support of the Ottoman participation in World War I ... In exchange for the troops, Husayn wanted greater autonomy but the Ottoman authorities would not play his game ... Ottoman officials were holding Husayn’s son Faysal and told Husayn that if he ever wanted to see his son again, he must send the troops ...
Battle Of Bregalnica - Introduction
13 March 1912 that predated the First Balkan War, the main Bulgarian forces were to be used on the Thracian front (Eastern theater), while the whole Serbian army and one ... Since the Bulgarians did not engage agreed forces in the Western theater but sent them instead to the Eastern theater, the main burden of fighting in Macedonia was left to the Serbian army ... The Greek army also engaged Ottoman forces in the Western theater and, much more important, used its superior navy to block Ottoman naval lines in the Aegean Sea thus preventing Ottoman ...
Caucasus Campaign - Operations - 1915
... On January 7, the remaining forces began their march towards Erzurum ... no small measure of the success which attended by the Russian forces they challenged the Ottoman operations during the critical times "the delay enabled the Russian Caucasus Army to concentrate sufficient ... in the Black Sea gave the Russians some respite to replenish their forces ...
Battle Of El Buggar Ridge - Battle - Point 720
... north of el Buqqar half way to Kh Imleih, was attacked by several Ottoman squadrons, "sweeping round its right," which forced the Hants Battery near Kh ... of cavalry and two batteries were attacking Ottoman forces as they moved towards Points 720 and 630 they were heavily shelled at 1030 causing the reinforcements to fall back ... The attack on Hill 720 by 1,200 Ottoman cavalry was supported by machine-gun and artillery fire ...
Battle Of Oltenitza - Aftermath
... It resulted in a tactical victory for the Ottoman forces, in that the Russians were driven off, and the Ottoman forces were left in possession of the town ... the Russians from the Principalities, was not accomplished, and the Ottoman forces were obliged to retreat to their start position ... The battle was hailed in the European press as an Ottoman triumph, and Russian pride was damaged, but strategically the action had little impact ...

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