Probably not........odds were too great. Japan gave Germany a great opportunity that was squandered. Roosevelt had been waging a semi-secret war against Germany for over a year - sinking submarines, arming merchant marines, giving aid and comfort to Germany's enemies. Probably war was inevitable between the two, but Pearl Harbor might have delayed the USA full entry into the European war for a year or so.
In order to have a chance of victory, Germany needed to neutralize the Soviet Union - the main opportunity being to occupy the central front, Moscow, in fall 1941. Failing in this Germany was basically on the defensive the rest of the war, with only limited localized offensives thereafter.
Your next point on operation Blue: the occupation of the north Caucasus with some oil fields and the Stalingrad/Volga supply route. These goals were within the ability of the Germans to achieve. A faster move on Stalingrad in August 1942 would have almost certainly occupied that city. The north Caucausus were reached and to some extent, occupied. A stable Stalingrad front would probably have released enough resources to expand German occupation further south.
Even had the operation Blue goals been achieved it would have only meant a Soviet army of less power, not an elimination of that enemy. Germany's eastern front, even with full success in operation Blue, would have continued to be a difficult front, with heavy casualties, and difficult to defend from Soviet counterattack.
Soviet Union and Germany
Germany and the Soviet Union
Germany invaded the Soviet Union on June 22, 1941 under the code name of Operation Barbarossa.
Operation Barbarossa was the German attack plan for the attack on the Soviet Union.
They attacked the Soviet Union - Operation Barbarossa.
It stopped when Germany launched Operation Barbarossa, which was the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union.
On June 22, 1941 Germany invaded the Soviet Union as a part of Operation Barbarossa. This happened even when Germany and the Soviet Union were in a non-aggression pact(Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact).
With Air and Ground units, Germany invaded the Soviet Union (Russia).
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The Soviet Union fought against Germany primarily because Germany invaded the Soviet Union during Operation Barbarossa, which was in violation of their non-agression pact.
Operation Barbarossa stands for the name of when Germany invaded the Soviet Union in World War II. This began with the Soviet Union and Germany making agreements to not fight each other before the start of World War II because of the devastation it caused to Germany (agreement was spurred by German leader Adolf Hitler) in the previous world war in the 1910's and 1920's. Germany decided to complete this operation in hopes of catching the Soviet Union off guard and invading them before the Soviet Union created plans to invade Germany and disregard the agreement to not fight. However, the operation, many say, ended in failure because, ultimately, the Soviet Union ended up invading the German capital of Berlin.
Operation Barbarossa was the Nazi Germany invasion of Soviet Union in World War II that was launched on June 22, 1941.
The Nazi Germany, Italy, Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia, Romania, and Finland against the Soviet Union.
Germany : Operation Barbarossa was the German invasion of Russia .
22 June 1941 , with the onset of Operation Barabarossa .
Latvia was invaded first by the Soviet Union, but was then invaded by Germany during Operation Barbarossa. The Soviet Union later retook Latvia.
In 1939, Germany and the Soviet Union signed the Non Aggression Pact. This was basically a document that said that neither country would attack the other during wartime. This was broken in 1941 when Hitler and his army invaded the Soviet Union in Operation Barbarossa; this was Hitler's fatal mistake.
Operation Barbarossa was fought in the Soviet Union between Soviet occupied eastern Poland and Smolensk.
Under the codename Operation "Barbarossa," Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union on June 22, 1941
Operation Barbarossa was the code name for Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union during WW2. It began on 22 June 1941 and even though Germany employed millions of soldiers into this operation it did not succeed.
The invasion of the Soviet Union by Germany beginning on June 22, 1941 (Operation Barbarossa, originally Operation Otto).Germany's ally, Japan, launched a similar Sunday surprise attack against the US at Pearl Harbor six months later on December 7, 1941, but in that case there were no treaties to abrogate, only specious peace talks.
Operation Barbarossa began on June 22, 1941. It was a code name during World War II for Germany and their invasion of the Soviet Union.
to keep countries between Germany and Soviet Union were under the Soviet Control.
Operation Barbosa was a way for Germany to invade the Soviet Union during World War II but was Destroyed in the Winter of 1943. The Russians started a counter offensive that cracked the German Army.