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comment Why did the Western Roman Empire collapse but not the Eastern Roman Empire?
I think this is a better answer than the ‘the western empire collapsed because it was conquered’ approach.
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comment Why did the Western Roman Empire collapse but not the Eastern Roman Empire?
@SevenSidedDie I don’t understand what you mean by saying that the decline is “debated”. No historian denies that the decline existed. And yes, there is an abundance of theories on the reasons of the decline. But virtually no historian regards the military challenges that Rome faced as singular cause of said decline and eventual collapse of the Roman Empire, which several answers here do. See chapter Monocausal decay, none of those is military-related.
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comment Who said that Saddam Hussein had WMDs?
@DavidNavarre The casus belli was based on fabricated evidence. It was not primarily based on Husseins “suspicious behaviour“, which in any case would not have been sufficient to justify a war.
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