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Enver Pasha

(1881—1922) Turkish political and military leader


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(1881–1922)

Turkish political and military leader. A leader of the Young Turks in the revolution of 1908, he came to power as part of a ruling triumvirate following a coup d'état in 1913. He played a significant role in creating Turkey's alliance with Germany during World War I, and served as Minister of War (1914–18).

Subjects: Islam — History.


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