The United States calling for neutrality began their policy of lend-lease, where they give military weapons to the allies in exchange for what?
Essentially, the answer to this is "nothing." The policy was called "Lend-Lease" mostly to make it sound good, not because there was actually any serious exchange going on.
Lend-Lease was really a program of straight lending. The US was lending money to the Allied countries by giving them...
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