Germany and Russia sign treaty to prove diplomatic ties and future aid to one another.
French and Belgians come to Ruhr valley to force Germany to pay up reparations. German workers strike back. Germany's economy collapses.
Too much money was printed in Germany so the value was lost. Germany had caused this by printing too much money to help pay the striking workers during the Ruhr Crisis.
U.S. came to help with the reparations situation by placing mortgages on railways and industries of Germany. Repayments are downsized.
Defined borders of Rhineland.
Contradicting the Treaty of Versailles
Secret Rearmament to make Germany stronger
Germany agrees with Britain that they'll build up their navy only to 35% of Britain's navy and only up to 45% of Britain's subs. France feel betrayed.
Hitler left Disarmament Conference and League of Nations over disagreements and not-realized rights (in his mind).
Germany has signed a cover peace pact for 10 years with Poland. Hitler falsely promotes peace and this is a cover-up for his true plans.
Nazis of Austria get rid of Governor Dollfuss. But Mussolini of Italy makes Hitler abandon Nazis of Austria.
Rearming of Germany and conscription is announced to the world.
The world powers returned to London Naval Conference's agreements. Japan and Italy leave.
Japanese agreement called the Anti-Comintern Pact; Hitler portrays Germany as bulwark.
Hitler moves German forces to Rhineland (property of no country/military). No one objects to this.
Mussolini wanted Abyssinia of Africa to be an Italian territory. Britain and France worried, but were unable to agree so Mussolini went for complete control of Abyssinia.
Britain and France did nothing to punish Germany for going against Treaty of Versailles.
took over parts
Germany with Mussolini
to Nazis that he will deal with them. It leads to 10 year long German-Soviet Non-Agression Pact.
clauses described dividing up of Eastern Europe between Germany and the USSR
4 power conference to avoid war (Mussolini, Hitler, Chamberlain, Paladier) met in Munich. Written plan of Germany occupying Sudetenland by Oct 10. Agreed on by all present. Czechs accept rather than resist Germany alone.
U.S. was a huge world power and other countries' economies were linked to it, so when the American economy collapsed, the other countries' did too. Corrupt governments rose during this time in many countries.
First post-war disarmament conference for world powers. Limits naval armament.
the world powers revisited rearmament issues and came up with new agreements.