I. Political Climate. A. Treaty of Versailles resulted in German resentment b/c:Germans were forced to accept full blame for WWIMilitary was weakenedLands were lostHad to pay reparations of $30 Billion . I. Political Climate. B. Fascist Dictators come to power in the 1920s and 30sMussolini in ItalyHitler in GermanyFranco in SpainHungary and Poland also had dictatorsThe kings of Yugoslavia, Albania, Bulgaria and Romania turned to strong-man rule.