It may, however, be remarked that the international disputes which the League settled successfully were between weak and small countries and were of minor nature. Success: Leticia 1933-34: Other Successes Part 1 : International Labour Organization, Commission for Refugees, Health Organization, Mandates Commission Other Successes Part 2 : Financial Assistance, Other Achievements The International Labour Organization was an organization created by the League of Nations and improved working conditions around the world. In other words, the league of Nation was not a united body. They did not want to push him into an alliance with Hitler. However, in the honeymoon period of its first few years when there appeared to be a genuine desire for peace after the horrors of , the League did have successes, though these tended to be in areas that had little strategic or economic importance. During the first ten years of its existence, the League had several achievements to its credit.
Greece and Bulgaria The League also successfully managed a dispute between Bulgaria and Greece in 1925. Its absence was a crucial missing link in the cornerstone of establishing peace in the 1920s. He finished with 15 points and four assists on the night, but did the bulk of his scoring in the first two quarters. What were the successes and failures of the League of Nations in the 1920s? The Health Committee worked against leprosy. The had given the people of Upper Silesia the right to have a referendum on whether they wanted to be part of or part of Poland. This one treaty all but doubled the size of Poland. This brings us to an important question: Why did the League fail in its supreme purpose of preventing the outbreak of a world war? Although this aim was the most important the league also tried to help economic problems in other countries.
The League then sent experts to the area and decided that Greece was to blame and fined her £45,000. Success: The Greece-Bulgaria border dispute 1925: Leticia borders Colombia and Peru. Iraq The Turks demanded Mosul, a part of Iraq a British mandate. Success: Mosul 1924: After a disagreement, Greece encroached Bulgarian territory, and Bulgaria reported this to the League of Nations. In the Treaty of Versailles, German and Turkish colonies were put under temporary control of Britain and France and were kept a close eye on by the mandates Commission until it was felt that these countries were able to govern themselves.
As stopping conflict was a priority for the league their first success was sorting out The Aaland Islands. As most of the people in Memel were Lithuanians, Lithuania believed it should govern the port. Mussolini was annoyed by the sanctions anyway and began to draw closer to Hitler; small states lost faith in the League; and Hitler himself was encouraged to break the Versailles Treaty. This of course caused them to want to take over. As stopping conflict was a priority for the league their first success was sorting out The Aaland The Locarno Pact in 1924 saw foreign ministers of France, Britain and Germany meet in Switzerland to discuss matters including the request of Gustav Stresemann for a mutual guarantee of the Rhineland which was met with the approval of Aristide Briand; under the leadership of Briand, Stresemann, and Austen Chamberlain. They also helped with the people leaving from the Nazi persecution.
This proved to the world that the League failed when an international dispute involved a Great Power. Lithuania agreed to this decision. They had traditionally belonged to Finland but most of the islanders wanted to be governed by Sweden. Because a couple of heavy contributors are missing games, guys who are typically important role-players need to step up and be the key guys for the team. The League failed to stop a bloody war in Turkey see but it did respond to the humanitarian crisis caused by this war.
The Geneva Agreement of 1925 proved that the retail, sale, import and distribution of opium shall be the monopoly of the States. Among them the first important dispute was a quarrel between Italy and Greece over the Island of Corfu in 1923. Once again, to outsiders, it seemed as if League members were selecting which countries were acceptable and ones that were not. These islands are nearly equally distant between Finland and Sweden. Turkey drove the Greeks out of Smyrna in 1922 — all the League could do was agree. He also grabbed 12 rebounds. Historically, Vilna had been the capital of Lithuania when the state had existed in the Middle Ages.
Lithuania told the League to remove Polish armies from their land. British's minister Winston Churchill and member of the League pointed out that their plan was to strangle Russia making it seem as if the League was choosing countries they thought were acceptable and which weren't. The primary function of the League was to prevent the outbreak of war by setting international quarrels and solving the disputes between States which might result in a war between them. At its height in 1934 and 1935, the League had. This helped countries such as Hungary and Austria become economically stable. The League's decision was overruled by the Council of Ambassadors, demonstrating that the League wasn't as powerful and effective as it wanted to be. T In 1919, Poland and Czechoslovakia fought over this area, which was rich in coal; in 1920 the League arbitrated on the dispute, splitting the area between the two countries.
For the League to enforce its will, it needed the support of its major backers in Europe, Britain and France. In the 1930's almost all of Africa was part of some European empire and only two states remained independent, one of these states was Abyssinia. In February Hitler became chancellor and immediately began secretly re-arming. These include the failure of the League of Nations, the Treaty of Versailles, Hitler's actions and so on. Greece appealed to the League for help but Italy, led by , persuaded the League via the Conference of Ambassadors, to fine Greece 50 million lire.
Both were the members of the League, but it could do nothing to prevent Japan from invading and conquering Chinese territories during 1931-33. Only an agreement among all the States of the world, big or small to maintain world peace could preserve peace and strengthen the League. By 1921, the Russians had no choice but to sign the Treaty of Riga, which handed over to Poland nearly 80,000 square kilometres of Russian land. However, when it was faced with a strong nation prepared to ignore it - for instance Italy in 1923 over Corfu - the League could do nothing. In 17 games, he put up 17. By the end of the season, the Lakers had seven players on the roster who either started the season with the South Bay Lakers or spent time being called back and forth. As Germany had started the war, according to the Treaty of Versailles, one of her punishments was that she was not considered to be a member of the international community and, therefore, she was not invited to join.