An Agreement Is Hoped To Be Reached Soon

British historian David Carlton reports that the deal was widely applauded. French Prime Minister Daladier did not believe, in the words of one scholar, that a European war was justified “to keep three million Germans under Czech sovereignty.” But the same argument applies to Alsace-Lorraine – unlike the alliance between France and Czechoslovakia against German aggression. Gallup polls in the UK, France and the US showed that the majority of people supported the deal.