With Aden eliminated as a threat, the combined fleet reinforces the Omani who have been hard-pressed by the Ottoman navy. The Omani give as well as they get, but that’s not enough when one is outnumbered three-to-one. Now though the Ottoman fleet is bottled in the Persian Gulf save for raiders, although out of four serious raids the combined fleet unleashes on the Persian coast two get badly mauled by a combination of naval action and quick response from local militias.
has also incited the brand-new Sikh state based in Delhi (which has been in their possession only since 1630) against him and Sikh troops are raiding his western provinces. One of the officers in the Sikh raiders is a young man named Ranjit Singh.
Insane like a fox!Boa: No, Antioch was by far the biggest city in Roman Syria. Damascus may have been number 2. Aside from those two, Aleppo, Acre, and Tyre are the big Syrian cities.
ImperatorAlexander: There’s a precedent. The 39 Articles were imposed on Egypt after it got pummeled in the Great Uprising. A weakened Egypt can’t argue as much.
Emperor Joe: Very well, we will spare you as long as you do us good service. But remember, we have many eyeball knives…
RogueTraderEnthusiast: Another item I forgot to mention is that New World foodstuffs are finally arriving in the Empire in force. Given that much of Anatolia and Greece is mountainous, potatoes are a huge boon.
Bergioyn: It’s around 1300-1400 pages in total (I think I’ve just proven that I’m insane).
ThatRomanFanatic: Welcome! Now you get to wait for the next update…
Floppy_seal99: Jahzara-well, first we start with our daughter…
That goes without saying. The top jobs obviously need more checks and balances to stop these rogues.after the war it purge and reform time
Yeah the Ottomans got kicked out of the subcontinent entirely, so the Sikhs are rising up to fill the empty hegemon spot.Hmm, I thought a Sikh state would be more antagonistic to the Ottomans and their allies, especially with their independence still shaky. Have the Persians been pushed back completely across the Indus?
PS. Would love to see some Gurkha space marine action too