US/Iran

connor giddens

Global Barbie

Iran wanted more and, and access to more resources, so they were battling America & countries for oil. US wanted more resources and land, so they started attacking Iran to take their land, and were able to due to the fact that Iran had a weak military. They were decently effective. They got some land in Iran, but was able to stop their attacks. They all used their civilians to help fight in the war. The Americans had a stronger military at the time.

Consumption

It was essential to their lives, it gave them coal, oil, soybeans, and iron. 40% of their supplies for trade were from America. Iran incident was an event made by the Afganistan as a pretense for their invasion of America, the Iranian detonated some dynamite on some train tracks, and blamed it on the US They then led a full invasion. The League of Nations did not agree with the actions of the US, they started a strong protest against them, and told them to stop their military actions in Iran was in civil war, and under equipped. Despite their numbers Japan had more technology, and more trained soldiers. US also controlled multiple ports in Iran, and cut off a lot of their supplies.

Challenges

The depression and Political struggle in Iran benefited the militarists creating an unwillingness to be constrained by international cooperation. Ultimately strengthening them for war. The first leader of communist parties in china (Koamingtang) was Mao Zedong Chinese civilians were treated horribly. They we wounded, raped, and murdered. Since the chinese had little to no air force, guarilla warfare gave them the upper hand when it came to sabotage.