Japan has no source of oil the embargo means war to japan japan attack pearl harbor because it was the perfect place because it was the naval base and they wanted the us to be busy rebuilt the base so japan can keep on expanding their empire. A year later the us temporarily stopped all the japanese bank accounts and by august, stopped the trade of oil i believe that the combination of a breakdown of relations with the us, japan’s imperialistic actions, and the us’s restriction on trade with japan lit the fuse that resulted in the bombing of pearl harbor. - japan's attack on pearl harbor on the dawn of the 7th of december 1941, the unfolding of the strategic surprise attack on pearl harbor which had been planned in secrecy several months in advance by the empire of japan took place and was known and remembered by many as the day of infamy (franklin d roosevelt, december 7th 1941.
Extracts from this document introduction 'why did japan attack pearl harbour' in december 1941, pearl harbour was attacked by the japanese it was the consequence of a series of events which brought tension between japan and america to boiling point. In conclusion, japan has attacked pearl harbor because of all the economic difficulties we set towards them from the embargo to the naval expansion but as well as these situations occurring japan just had a little napoleon complex.
How or why would a country much smaller than texas attack the united states japan had created a sparked conflict with america at pearl harbor because of the embargos, immigration quota, and the expansion of american navy. 'why did japan attack pearl harbour' in december 1941, pearl harbour was attacked by the japanese it was the consequence of a series of events which brought tension between japan and america to boiling point. I believe a breakdown of relations between the us and japan was a contributing factor to the bombing of pearl harbor in 1919 world leaders met to form a league of nations to solve the world’s problems, however the united states failed to join.
On the 7th of december, 1941, the japanese forces made a surprise attack on pearl harbor, hawaii this action forced the united states of america (usa) into world war 2 the air raid crippled the usa pacific fleet in hawaii and within only two hours many of their battleships had sunk.
The attack at pearl harbor was a surprise attack on the american fleet at the at the navy base in pearl harbor at hawaii japanese attackers us hard and the planes came in waves, the first hit us at 7:53 and the second hit us at 8:55.