to counter Prussia's growing influence Austria try's to strengthen its position in the German federation in order to gain back strength. this unified Austria's and Germany in the fact that germany was trying to get as many countrys to join as possible and Austria joining was a really good thing to get this unification started
Countering growing influence
princely states were small country that were connected to Germany but were not part of Germany this was the time of division for the country and had a major impact on the next century as Germany was trying to get all these states to be part of Germany so it could be a stronger world power with more land, (more land more power)
Sachinomiya takes the throne
after his fathers death, sachinomiya takes the family role on the throne and becomes the Meiji emperor and starts to establish the Meiji restoration which led to the unification of japan and the stability of the Japanese government which was someting the people had been looking for
Prussia establishes its military and economic superiority in central Europe making them a large world power this combined with the decline of Austrian influence makes Prussia a perfect country to unify Germany, Germany was the one that made this possible so the other country's could see that if they join this growing world power they will be helped out by Germany to achieve this level of superiority so this led to more states joining the federation of Germany
Prussia establishes economic superiority
japan creates a national army but requires all men to serve a minimum term of at least 3 years. citizens were not happy with this new rule that would make them serve for the army
which made the country divide by opinion about the new rule, the new military could make them a power that would want to be allied with so some people wanted this law to stay in place but some people were out raged by this new law.
national army is created in japan
Diaz begins his second term as the president of mexico, after changing the law so that he could continue to be the president of mexico. the people were upset about this so medero starts to work against Diaz in order to restore power to the people and end the dictatorship of Diaz.
Diaz begins his second term
the Meiji constitution put into place
one of the major parts of the Meiji restoration was that the people wanted a more stable government so the Meiji constitution was put into place this was a major unifying point. it established clear guide lines as to what the government had the power to do and in doing that established a more stable government system. the people had been wanting this for centurys and finally there was a system put into place so the country was very unified by this
Diaz runs for re-election then puts Medero in prison for running against him
Diaz army kill Medero and his men
during a ten day blood spree in mexico city, Diaz attack mederos army during this battle medero , his brother and his vice president Jose maria are killed. after the revolt of the people and the help from the US military Diaz steps down from president and runs to Europe where he would live the rest of his life. a new president is elected and puts a formal constitution into place.
it was time for Diaz to start his campaign for president again but medero used this as a time for himself to run against him in order to hopefully end the tyrant leadership that Diaz was putting on mexico but while running for president Diaz had medero put in jail so that he was not able to run. the country saw this as a time to band together and started a revolt in order to get rid of Diaz's dictatorship over mexico