Having finished with Poland, Hitler October 6, 1939 held their opponents an olive branch of peace. He suggested that Western allies peace in exchange for their recognition of the "natural destiny of the Polish state." However, this gesture was intended first and foremost to the German people that inspires peacefulness Fuhrer. The warring parties have no illusions with respect to each other. Even before his peace initiative Hitler September 27, 1939 told the German generals to prepare an offensive in the west, which has been called the plan "Gelb".