Presentation on theme: "Conclusion of World War II (Please open your textbook to page 943)"— Presentation transcript:
Conclusion of World War II (Please open your textbook to page 943)
3 Decisions at Yalta (2/45) The Division of Germany and Berlin, Free Elections in Eastern Europe, creation of UN
Potsdam (7/45) Occupation of Germany and Berlin
Casualties of War CountryMilitaryCivilian Total Deaths Soviet Union 8,668,00016,900,00025,568,000 Germany3,250,0003,810,0007,060,000 France340,000470,000810,000 Austria380,000145,000525,000 Italy330,00080,000410,000 Great Britain 326,00062,000388,000 USA295,000295,000 *All are estimates only*
The Issue of Blame Whos to blame? Who do you punish? The whole country or only a few? How do you punish? Why must the Allies rethink reparations?