When did Japan Attack Russian?

A) 1901

B) 1903

C) 1904

D) 1905

Japan launched a surprise attack against the Russian-held Port Arthur along the coast of Manchuria in 1904 beginning the “Russo-Japanese War. Russia faced many defeats as it battled Japan while also fighting a revolution on the home front. A major naval battle “Battle of Tsushima”  was fought between Russia and Japan in 1905 in Japan. In September 1905, The Treaty of Portsmouth was signed between the two countries, President Teddy Roosevelt (America) negotiates this peace , earning him the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Treaty of Lausanne signed in?

A) 1921

B) 1922

C) 1923

D) None of these

Treaty of Lausanne, (1923), final treaty concluding World War I. It was signed by representatives of Turkey (successor to the Ottoman Empire) on one side and by Britain, France, Italy, Japan, Greece, Romania, and the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes (Yugoslavia) on the other. The treaty was signed at Lausanne, Switzerland, on July 24, 1923, after a seven-month conference.

The treaty recognized the boundaries of the modern state of Turkey. Turkey made no claim to its former Arab provinces and recognized British possession of Cyprus and Italian possession of the Dodecanese. The Allies dropped their demands of autonomy for Turkish Kurdistan and Turkish cession of territory to Armenia, abandoned claims to spheres of influence in Turkey, and imposed no controls over Turkey’s finances or armed forces. The Turkish straits between the Aegean Sea and the Black Sea were declared open to all shipping.

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