German Reaction to The Treaty Of Versailles

In June 1919, the terms of the Treaty were announced by the Allies. The German people were horrified by the harsh terms of the Treaty and German Politicians complained to the Allies and tried to persuade them to change some of it’s most harsh terms as the war was the Kaiser’s fault, not the Weimar Government’s.

The terms of the Treaty had the purposes of punishing and humiliating Germany, weakening Germany, and to reward the allies for their overall victory or to compensate them for the damage and casualties.

The terms of the treaty were:

Answer the question: Why did Germans hate the Treaty of Versailles.

Give three reasons.

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