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The British are looking for Muslim allies to help them fight against the Ottomans. Some prominent Arabs within the Empire are alienated by the nationalism of the Young Turks. Hussein ibn Ali, the Sharif of Mecca, might be the perfect ally for the British. Perhaps he'd be willing to let the British help him become the new Caliph of the Arabs?
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