Which events are correctly paired to show cause and effect?

D. The Platt Amendment -> the establishment of the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay

Explanation

The Platt Amendment of 1899 granted the United States the right to intervene in Cuban affairs and maintain a presence on the island. Hawaii was annexed shortly before the Spanish-American War. U.S. imperialism was accelerated following McKinley's assassination. The Boxer Rebellion of 1900 took place in China and preceded the Russo-Japanese War, which began in 1904.

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