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Why did the Ottoman Empire become Turkey?

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How the country of Turkey came into existence can seem like a complicated question, but it is in actuality simpler when considering the nature of empires in the first place. The Ottoman Empire came to be precisely because a group of Turkish people came to power and were known as "Ottomans."

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The existence of the current nation-state of Turkey out of the Ottoman Empire is described in brief, with particular relevance to the Treaty of Sevres and WWI.