The difference from Germanys invasion and take over is that Japan announced that Manchuria was now the independent state of Manchurian, under Japanese protection. In fact Manchurian was a puppet state.
The Japanese took over Manchuria in 1932. This was an attempt by Japan to have control over some of the land that belonged to the Chinese.
They invaded Manchuria
Japanese forces invaded Manchuria On September 18th, 1931
Japanese invasion of Manchuria happened on 1931-09-19.
Prior to the outbreak of World War II, Imperial Japan completed their seizure of the Chinese province of Manchuria in early 1932. The occupation-invasion began in September of 1931 through an incident staged by Japanese military personnel.
The Russians and japanese fought over land. They both wanted Korea and Manchuria and many islands.
The Japanese occupied all of Manchuria in 1931 and created the puppet state ofmanchuriahttp://www.answers.com/topic/manchukuo in 1932!!!
Manchuria was invaded by the kwang tung army (japanese army) .