The Nazi-Soviet Pact

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  • Created on: 31-05-15 03:02

On 23rd August 1939, the German Foreign minister and Soviet Foreign minister signed the Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact.

  • The Soviets and Germans agreed not to fight each other in the event of war in Europe.
  • Both powers secretly agreed to divide up Polish territory should war occur.
  • Hitler gave Stalin a free hand to occupy part of Romania and the Baltic states of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania

The news of the Nazi-Soviet Pact shocked…


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