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Monroe Doctrine
Updated: 1/10/2020
Monroe Doctrine
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  • Oh no!
  • We should use smaller countries for more resources!
  • President James Monroe1823
  • We can't let this happen!!
  • YAY!!!!!!!
  • Many bigger European countries saw struggling Latin/South America Countries a target for taking over.
  • "that the American continents. . .are henceforth not to be considered as subjects for future colonization by any European powers." President James Monroe
  • Let Us In!!!
  • The United States needed the smaller Latin/South America countries for trade and if the European countries take over, they would ban trade with the United States.
  • The Monroe Doctrine will protect you guys from Europe
  • At last, in December of 1823 President James Monroe thought of the perfect solution.
  • Thank You!
  • The Monroe Doctrine was a statement that issued a warning which Latin/South America where protected by the United States from European countries that wanted to take over.
  • The other countries where very happy with the arrangements. The other countries would have ended up taking over their territory.
  • The Latin and South America countries where able to continue living their lives without having the fear of slowly being taken over. At the same time, the United States was allowed to continue trade.
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