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Neutrality Act of 1939
Permitted arms sales to the nations at war with Germany.
Lend-Lease Act
Authorized the president to "lend, lease, or otherwise dispose of" arms and other supplies needed by any country whose security was important to American defense.
Atlantic Charter
Made known certain common principles such as: concepts of self-determination, freedom of the seas, an end to colonialism, and an improvement in the living and working conditions of all people.
Roosevelt's aims for the war
Uphold the priciples of the Atlantic Charter and create a new international organization for postwar collective security.
Churchill's aims for the war
Preserve and restore as much of Britain's overseas empire and international influence as possible, and minimize Soviet influence in postwar Europe.
Stalin's aims for the war
Survive as a country and relieve German pressure on the Eastern Front
Erwin Rommel - Desert Fox
raced his Afrika Korps across the N.African desert toward Egypt and threatened the oil-rich Middle East and the Suez Canal, both vitally important to the Allies.