Political instability: transition from imperial China to a "republic"
Definition:
  • The 21 Demands were an agreement between Japan and China in which lets Japan to countless amount of China's resources
  • Yuan shi kai signed the document in order to become emperor and was hated by the people of China
  • Yuan's Betrayal to the Chinese who wanted no more foreign invasion, YSK betrayed China by signing the 21 Demands, angered the Chinese people
  • Gave warlord more reason and power to rise up against the government
Clique
Leader
Anhui
Duan Qirui
Zhili
Wu Peifu
Fengtian
Zhang Zuolin