1st Moroccan Crisis

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Morocco was weak
France wanted to conquer it.
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1903
France based an Army on the Moroccan border
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Feb. 1905
France demanded control over Moroccan army and troops, the sultan refused
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March 1905
Kaiser visited Morocco and told French that he wanted free trade for Germany in Morocco. They dodn't allow it.
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Kaiser
Gave speech and said he would defend Morocco as free and independent - challenging France
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France and Germany
Both threatened War
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Britain
Encouraged France NOT to back down
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Germany
If they got Morocco, thry would have a gateway to the sea
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Great Britain
Held a conference in Algeciras
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GB and Russia
Supported France - scared Germany
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Germany
Backed down = HUMILIATED
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France
Angry with Germany
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Card 2

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France based an Army on the Moroccan border

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1903

Card 3

Front

France demanded control over Moroccan army and troops, the sultan refused

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

Kaiser visited Morocco and told French that he wanted free trade for Germany in Morocco. They dodn't allow it.

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Gave speech and said he would defend Morocco as free and independent - challenging France

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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