Flashcards in ww2 alliances Deck (7)
who were the major partners in the Axis Alliance?
Germany, Italy, Japan
who joined the Axis Alliance as the war progressed?
Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia
what were the common interests of the Axis Alliance?
territorial expansion, military conquest, overthrow of the post-ww1 international order, destruction/neutralization of Soviet Communism
who were the major partners in the Allied Powers?
Great Britain and its commonwealth, France, Poland
who joined the Allied Powers as the war progressed?
United States, Soviet Union
who controlled much of Europe by 1941, including coastal areas along the English Channel and North Sea?