After the war was over, all the countries involved met in Versailles to discuss what happens after the war.
All the European countries wanted Germany to take full responsibility for causing the Great War by signin a War Guilt clause and reparations. Winners were considered France, Britain, USA, and Italy.
Woodrow Wilson wanted to use the fourteen points to not create long lasting tension and create and maintain world peace
However, Congress didn't think that would work in Europe because they were ready to make Germany pay for everything no matter what.
So all the allied forces came together and made Germany pay reparations, made them sign a war guilt clause. Only thing from the fourteen points that was allowed was the forming of the league of nations
Treaty of Versailles was signed on 28th of June 1919, Wilson got his League of Nations, and Germany took all the blame.
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