Second Moroccan Crisis - 1911

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France hoped to conquer Morocco and make it a colony. In 1911 there was a small rebellion
in Morocco against the Sultan. The French helped the Sultan defeat the rebels and prepared
to take over Morocco. Kaiser Wilhelm sent a gunboat to Agadir harbour, this was a challenge
to the French. The Kaiser said the gunboat was there to protect the interests of German


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