He was not supported by the locals, on whom he was counting, and the rulers of Carthage were in no hurry to help him.
a) The local population, except for the Gauls, did not support Hannibal.
b) The Roman-Italian alliance survived.
c) Rome strengthened its forces, and Hannibal’s position worsened.
d) The rulers of Carthage were in no hurry with help, they were afraid that Hannibal would seize the supreme power in Carthage.
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