In a 500-word or so post, discuss the circumstances leading to the emergence of Mohammed Mossadeq in Iran. What were Mossadeq’s goals for Iran? What were the British and American views on Mossadeq and his goals for Iran? What was the role of the CIA?
In a 500-word or so post: what is meant by the “Era of Liberal Constitutionalism” in Egypt? What was the role of Britain in post-World War One Egypt? How did Egypt figure as a strategic region during World War Two?