Japanese invasion of Manchuria

HideShow resource information
  •  Japan badly hit by depression: struggled to trade as they lacked raw materials
  • Military leaders became increasingly strong: wanted to tackle issues by expanding overseas
  • Population of Japan was increasing: more living space was required

Why invade Manchuria?

  • provides a new market to sell goods
  • Provide extra living


No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all The League of Nations resources »