Were Mexican Americans Responsible For The Mexican War?

144 Words1 Pages
Throughout various articles, facts have lead to the belief that the Mexicans were responsible for starting the Mexican War. The dilemmas began to appear when Mexico failed to recognize Texas as an independent state. The president of Mexico at the time, Antonio de Santa Anna, signed an agreement in Texas for their freedom but neglected it as soon he came back to Mexico. Afterward, The United States annexed Texas and Mexico cut off all relations with the U.S. The communication between them was completely dissolved and Mexico refused to negotiate with any American. Later, They sent troops on to United States territories and fought on our grounds. Mexican soldiers killed American officers on U.S soil. Ultimately, the Mexican War was caused by
Open Document