The Boxer Rebellion

Thomas Sturdivant, Tyler Miller and Tray Miller

When and Where?

China in 1900's after the Opium war

What caused it?

Western powers in japan had forced china's ruling dynasty to accept wide foreign control over the country's economic affairs.

Who was involved?

A secret Chinese group called the Society of Righteous and Harmonious Fists, Foreign Travelers, Chinese Christians, Western powers and Japan

Results?

Forts protecting Beijing to be destroyed,Boxer and Chinese officials involved in the uprising would be punished,Foreign legations were permitted to station troops in Beijing for their defense, China was prohibited from imported arms for two years and it agreed to pay more than 330$ million in reparations to the foreign nations involved.