november memories / 4

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST)

4th November, 1911 : A Franco-German treaty made public today disclosed Germany has recognised France’s right to establish a protectorate in Morocco. In return, France has ceded to Germany about 96,525 square miles, and some one million people, in northern French Congo bordering the German Cameroons.

 

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