In addition, the Versailles treaty significantly reduced the military capability of Germany. Germany people were very angry with this terms. Russian saw the perfected opportunity to attack the German army.
The reason behind Archduke Ferdinands assassination was the Serbs desire to unite all Slavic peoples. This treaty outlined the rules that Germany must follow because of their defeat by Britain and France. Wilson wanted the other countries to practice fairness towards Germany, for he thought that severely penalizing the nation would only force it to avenge their losses. Odds are that the footsteps would not have fallen lightly, the reverberations spreading across the globe- all this, only had Wilsonians been at the helm of American foreign policy. Russian army retreat most battles. The country also participated in other postwar activities directed at maintaining peace. However, Germany was not the only nation to blame for the First World War. Spent the most money on the war, an estimated 341 billion, including 50 billion for lend-lease supplies, of which 31 billion went to Britain, 11 billion to the Soviet Union, 5 billion to China, and 3 billion to 35 other countries. So the British army began to withdraw toward the northern coast of France, where warships and boats of all kind were waiting for them. They upheld the belief that Germany must not be singled out, for all the nations involved in the war must be held accountable for its consequences. It must be noted that Germany did initiate the establishment of the alliance system, which guaranteed increased conflict in Europe (Perry, 1989).