WWI Consequences

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1818 Brest Litovsk Russia and Germany

1818

1915 US protests Unrestricted Warfare submarine ends+Italy vendeta

1915

1915 British Liner Lusitania sunk

1915

America lives are lost 12000
Truning point

1917 Zimmerman Telegram

1917

written by Arthur
Zimmermann, the German foreign secretary, to the German minister
in Mexico in which it promised to return Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona to Mexico in the event of war between the United States and Germany—that is, if Mexico declared war against the United States.

1917 Germany resumed submarine warfare

1917

The blockade bya Allies was hurting German population

1917 Collapse of Tsarist Russia

3/1917

Workers establish a soviet (council) or workers and soldiers. They wanted a gov of soldiers and workers not one of the bourgeoisie. Want to put Marx and Engels into practice.

1917 US enters War 3rd stage

4/1917

1918 Wilson's 14 points

1918

Peace without victory, recognition of the rights to self determination frontiers along lines of nationality, triumph of democracy, creation of the League of nations

1919 Versailles Treaty

6/1919

Military crippled, divided into 2, forbidden to unite with East Prussia, territorial y and financially. Most of her colonies were taken as British as protectorates, was made to accept full guilt for the war
Yugoslavia (made up of different peoples) was created, Austro Hungary ceased to exist.

Russia

1917 February Revolution Ends Romanov Monarchy in Russia

2/1917

1917 November Bolshevik Revolution

11/1917

Creation of a communist state Lenin and the Bolsheviks