Ottoman Empire

Special Why the bidding may be furious for a portrait of Ottoman ruler Mehmed II, coming up for sale soon photos

Why the bidding may be furious for a portrait of Ottoman ruler Mehmed II, coming up for sale soon

  • The newly rediscovered medallion features a portrait of Sultan Mehmed II The Conqueror
  • The item is expected to sell for around £2 million at auction at Bonhams of London
By Jonathan Gornall ·

Update Biden says 1915 Armenian massacre constitutes genocide

Biden says 1915 Armenian massacre constitutes genocide

By Arab News ·

Special Madinah, Saudi Arabia, circa 1915 when it was part of the Ottoman Empire. From Heroes of Modern Adventure, published 1927. (Getty Images/Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group) photos

Book by Saudi author unravels Ottoman atrocities in Madinah 

By Mohammed Al-Sulami ·