Considering that the Ottomans knew of the exis…

Considering that the Ottomans knew of the existence and even charted out maps of the ‘New World’ early on in history, what prevented the Ottoman State from ‘conquering/annexing’ the territories of the New World (e.g. North and South America)? Objective comments are encouraged and welcomed.

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