The Armenian Genocide pt.2

1908- Abdulhamid II overthrown by coo, Young Turk Revolution

1909- Abdulhamid II was put back on the thrown by a counter-coo and then taken off again.

1912-1913- Balkan War: Big loss for the Ottoman Empire (disaster), Greece and Bulgaria ganged up on the Ottoman’s, Greece doubled in size, and Macedonia gained their independence.

1913- C.U.P takes over leading to Enver (Minister of War), Talat (Minister of Inferior), and Cemal (Minister of Navy) to be in charge of the Ottoman Empire creating a “dictatorship of 3”.

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