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W.W.2 was one of the worlds biggest conflicts. Because so many dictators were rising to power aliences and, treaties were made and, broken.The event that began the war was the Nazi invasion of Poland.

Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler was the leader of the Germans during the war. He broke the Munich agreement and, an alliance with Russia. He brought Germany out of a depression. He invaded Denmark Norway Luxembourg the Netherlands Belgium and, France. He started trying to kill all Jews. He committed suicide once he saw he was losing the war.

Benito Mussolini

Benito was the dictator of Italy during the war. He took over Ethiopia and, Albania. Italian citizens captured and, killed him.

Joseph Stalin

Stalin dictated Russia He was an Axis power during the war but, German troops invaded his country so, he joined the Allies. He ruled the Soviet Union with an iron fist and many died during brutal reign.

Hideki Tojo

Tojo was the dictator of Japan during W.W.2. He invaded China after getting into power. He came to power when Hirohito lost power.

Francisco Franco

Francisco was born in Spain and, dictated it. His rise to power came when he crushed a rebellion. It got him wildly promoted. He wanted to remain neutral but sent 50,000 volunteers to Hitler.

Where is the U.S.?

President Roosevelt wanted to remain neutral but had started the country's first peacetime draft. They prepare for war just in case.

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