sometimes used as a commodity to obtain better work from a foreign labourer. Between twelve and fourteen million ethnic Germans fled or were expelled from central, eastern, and southeastern Europe to Germany. The regime attempted to obtain this new territory by attacking Poland and the Soviet Union, intending to deport or kill the Jews and Slavs living there, who were viewed as being inferior to the Aryan master race and part of a Jewish-Bolshevik conspiracy. Many sorties were intentionally given civilian targets in an effort to destroy German morale. According to 1939 census, 54 percent considered themselves Protestant, 40 percent Roman Catholic,.5 percent Gottgläubig (God-believing; a Nazi religious movement) and.5 percent nonreligious. Since most of the industrial areas were in the western zones, the Soviet Union was transferred additional reparations. On, Hitler gave a speech before the Reichstag outlining his desire for world peace and accepted an offer from American President Franklin.