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17:28 Post-WW1 Foreign Policy Armistice was signed on November 11, 1918 14 Points Wilson’s plan for post war peace. A series of boundary proposals. Create new countries out of the fallen empires. A list of rules to govern international relations in the wake of WW1 Freedom of the seas Free trade Reduced armaments The centerpiece was the League of Nations League of Nations Helped to implement the 14 Points plan for peace. Very controversial. Thought of as a surrender of sovereignty. Initial negotiations involved just the big 4, the US, Great Britain, Italy, and France. German and Turkish holdings in Africa and the Middle East were turned over to Britain  and France. Japan was awarded the German colonies in China. Japan proposed a principal of racial equality, yet Wilson opposed it. Let bitterness in  Japan. War reparations, who would pay for the repair of the mess? Wilson opposed the war 
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2012 for the course HIST 1302 taught by Professor Jeffreyschulze during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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Post WW1 Foreign Policy - 17:28 PostWW1 Foreign Policy...

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