“ The Allied and Associated Governments affirm and Germany accepts the responsibility of Germany and her allies for causing all the loss and damage to which the Allied and Associated Governments and their nationals have been subjected as a consequence of the war imposed upon them by the aggression of Germany and her allies.”
Article 231 of treaty - Arguably the most controversial clause in treaty. Many historians argue that it blames Germany for all problems - Others deny this, saying that it doesn't say that at all.
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