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What happens next?

What happens next?

This week we have followed the fortunes of a new, invigorated Egypt. We have seen how they successfully campaigned into Syria-Palestine to defeat a coalition of city states.

This expansionism, however, has awoken a greater enemy in the shape of Mittani, a superpower in its own right. What do you think will be the outcome of this rivalry? Will answers be found in diplomacy or will Egypt and Mittani resort to the battlefield to sort out their territorial differences? And if war is on the horizon, who do you think will triumph and why?

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Superpowers of the Ancient World: the Near East

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