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  • Why the United States entered the WWI
  • The Sussex Pledge was a promise made in 1916 during World War I by Germany to the United States. Wilson demanded the Germans refrain from attacking passenger ships. In this statement, Germany said they would temporarily stop these attacks.
  • The Zimmerman Telegram
  • Naval warfare in which German submarines sunk merchant ships without warning. Many American lives and resources were lost.
  • The Germans sunk the Lusitania, where about 128 American passengers died.
  • The Zimmerman telegram instructed the ambassador to approach the Mexican government with a proposal to form a military alliance against the United States.
  • Due to all these significant events, the entry of the United States into WWI was inevitable.
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