events. Although the Middle East can sell its own oil now, they are still struggling with trrorism, corrupt officials, wars between their own countries, and more. The Middle East was just a playground for the big powers and now their governments have been ruined, that is how the Middle East was impacted.Citations Page:Alfred, R., Alfred, R., Welz, A., Simon, M., Allain, R., Levy, S. and Rogers, A.Alfred, Randy et al. "May 26, 1908: Mideast Oil Discovered — There Will Be Blood". WIRED, 2020, . Accessed 20 Mar 2020.