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Schuschnigg (Austrian Chancellor) signed the German
Austrian agreement:
Recognised the independence of Austria
Austrian foreign policy would be consistent
with Germany
Allowed Nazis to hold official posts in Austria.
1936 Schuschnigg hoped this would appease Hitler. He was
wrong. Schuschnigg's position was undermined in
1936 when Hitler and Mussolini formalised…

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11/03/193 Hitler reassured Czechoslovakia they had nothing to
fear.

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German troops marched into Austria unopposed. He
now had control of Austria, and a month later Hitler
also rigged a referendum, showing that Austrians
approved of German control.
12/03/193 Without "officially" firing a single bullet, Hitler had
added:
7 million…

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