The US used the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to justify declaring war on Japan and then Germany declared war on the US.
Yes, Prime Minister Tojo was in favor of attacking the United States.
If the Japanese did not attacked Pearl Harbor the United States will forgive Japan. The Japanese shouldn't be attacking Pearl Harbor. The United States will not attack Japan if the Japanese leave Pearl Harbor alone without attacking the US.
Nothing, really. The Japanese were attacking China, and were mad that we were offering The Chinese aid.
The Japanese needed to neutralize the US by attacking Pearl Harbor so that they could expand Japanese interests in the Pacific .
They drove off the Japanese from attacking a country on the coral sea
In Pearl Harbor, from the Japanese attacking us. Unless I'm thinking of WWI, that's right.
Because we were at war with them
Eliminate the US Battle Fleet at Pearl Harbor with ONE swift stroke.
America retaliated and dropped 3 bombs, I think it was three. And entered the war.
Absolutely not. The Japanese acted of their own accord.
The Japanese planned on attacking the Aleutian Islands to combat the "island hopping" strategy that Douglas MacArthur was using in the Pacific Ocean.
Revenge for Pearl Harbor and to stop the Japanese from their goal of attacking the US. To assist European allies of the US in stopping Adolf Hitler and the Nazis.
It started it, for the US. First sign of Japanese attacking USA. BIGGEST reason behind the internment camps of Japanese Canadians/ Americans in N.A
The first published attack was the Doolittle Tokyo Raid, but US Navy submarines were attacking Japanese shipping before that.
They wanted to cripple the US fleet so they could not be stopped in their expansion and conquest of Asia.
"Island Hopping" was a strategy of attacking one island at a time and get closer to mainland Japan.
None. The Japanese attacked the Americans.
US ground crews fired back at the attacking airplanes; US Airmen took off in their airplanes and engaged Japanese airplanes in aerial combat (dog-fights).
I think honeybees are becoming extinct because the Japanese hornet keeps attacking them because last time I think someone told me about Japanese hornets attacking honeybees.
It was hoped that by dealing a major blow to the US Pacific Fleet, the US would not be able to interfere with Japanese plans to become self sufficient by taking over a large part of the Dutch, French and English colonial empires in Asia.
they didnt, we declared war on them for attacking us. they "provoked" us to declare war, though we provoked them first by taking away their oil
The attack on Pear Harbour happened because the Japanese thought that the Americans was planning on attacking the Japanese.
US Marine General Holland "Howlin Mad" Smith led attacking US forces whereas General Tadamichi Kuribayashiled the Japanese defenders on the island .