Raw materials (oil, metals, etc.).
Claiming Japanese territory was attacked by China. (Apex ;))
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.
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.
They invaded Manchuria
The Japanese occupied all of Manchuria in 1931 and created the puppet state ofmanchuriahttp://www.answers.com/topic/manchukuo in 1932!!!
The Russians and japanese fought over land. They both wanted Korea and Manchuria and many islands.
The Japanese invaded Manchuria for land and natural resources.
In 1932 Manchuria was invaded and taken over by the Japanese military. The fighting lasted from September 18, 1931 to February 27, 1932 and resulted in a victory for Japan.
Manchuria was invaded by the kwang tung army (japanese army) .
China didn't invade Manchuria. The Japanese invaded Manchuria in 1931. China went to the League of Nations about it.
Manchuria, also known as Mukden, vicinity of the Japanese railroad station that was destroyed, sparking the incident in 1931.
Manchuria, which is in northern China
Japan invades and occupies Manchuria on September 18, 1931
The Manchurian Incident
The Japanese .
The Japanese military . . . Manchuria was used as an area to store tanks, soldiers, food, fuel, ammunition, and so forth.
Japan invaded Manchuria in 1931 and The USSR invaded Manchuria in 1945 to stop the Japanese and try to end World War 2.