Author(s): Yüksel KAŞTAN

In addition to having the resources of the Middle East for Britain, Iraq has great prospects for securing India's security. With the Baghdad railroad project in Germany, plans to revive the old Silk road route do not want to have a strong state border to the British Indian sea. The entry of the Ottoman Empire into war with Germany cuts Britain's connection with India. In terms of the future of the war in Britain, it is necessary to put an end to this situation as soon as possible. Britain brought the Entente States fleet to the front of the Dardanelles in order to establish a sea liaison with Russia as a judge over the Dardanelles and the Bosphorus in order to prevent the war from going out of Europe, while on the other side the Iraqi expedition to secure the Indian Sea and to dominate Mesopotamia. For the security of the Ottoman State Basra, in the mouth of ?attü'l Arab, Bisha Burnu - Fav has taken measures. However, the British army first occupied Basra after the fav. After the British occupied Basra, he campaigned to seize Baghdad. The British army was defeated in Selman-? Pak in the face of Turkish troops while defending itself in Kutu'l-Amar'e. The purpose of this research is to investigate Selman-? Pak combatants, who played a major role in the formation of the Kutu'l-Amares Victory on the Iraqi front in German resources during World War I. The research was carried out using the method of tissue analysis in the qualitative research design. German sources were used in the research. At the end of the research, in the First World War the Selam of the Ottoman Empire, located in the Iraqi Front, revealed the importance of the defense of Kutu'l-Amarre and victory of the Pak combatants.


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