Why Did Hitler Break The Versailles Treaty

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When Hitler rose to power in 1933 he immediately took action against the Versailles treaty, and by that i mean, he completely ignored its terms. Hitler had no intentions of following the terms of the Versailles treaty and began to at first secretly disobey the Treaty. The first way Adolf Hitler broke the treaty was over armed forces. At first, Hitler broke the Treaty’s terms by building up his army in secret, drilling volunteers with spades instead of rifles. On March 1935, Hitler openly flouted the Versailles Treaty by revealing that Germany had been secretly rearming and already had an air force of 2,500 planes and an army of 300,000 soldiers, soon to be increased by conscription to 550.000. The other nations let him get away with it
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