Flashcards in Turkey 1920 Deck (10)
What was the treaty of 1920 called?
Treaty of Sevres
When was the treaty of 1920 signed?
10 August 1920
What states did Turkey have to recognise as independent in the treaties of 1920?
Kingdom of Herjaz and Armenia
To whom did Turkey lose their provinces?
Turkey lost its provinces in the Middle East to Britain (Palestine, Iraq and Transjordan) and France (Syria) under the League mandates
To whom did Turkey lose territory to?
Greece and Italy
What would happen to the Dardanelles Strait?
It was to become an international waterway
How did Turkey react to the loss of Smyrna to Greece?
It outraged Turkish national feeling as the principle of self-determination was being ignored
What was sparked by the treaty?
A national movement
Who was the national movement led by?