Cold War

  • Yalta Conference

    Yalta Conference
    Meeting for the Head of all the governments of United States, United Kingdom, Soviet Union
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  • Truman Doctrine

    Truman Doctrine
    President Truman of the U.S. outlined a policy of resisting Soviet expansion around the world
  • Marshall Plan

    Marshall Plan
    A plan for the U.S. to rebuild Western European countries after WWII. It sent billions of dollars in aid to rebuild westerm Europe.
  • NATO (National Atlantic Treaty Organization)

    NATO (National Atlantic Treaty Organization)
    U.S., Canada, & Nine other countries formed a new millitary alliance
  • Berlin Airlift

    Berlin Airlift
    Berlin was divided into 4 zones, Located in Eastern Europe
  • Korean War

    Korean War
    A conflict during the cold war where the united states & Soviet Union suppored different sides sending troops, aid, & weapons to help spread their ideologies
  • WarSaw Act

    WarSaw Act
    The soviet union responded by forming its own millitary alliance. The Soviet & seven satellites in Eastern Europe formed the Warsaw pact.
  • Vietnam War

    Vietnam War
    Americas involvement lasted nearly 20 years. U.S. sent over 500,000 soldiers to make sure that Communism would not spread throughout this country
  • Bay of Pigs Invasion

    Bay of Pigs Invasion
    This event was an attempt of the United States to overthrow a Communist Government that failed. The united States attempted to cover up their involvement by making it seem as if the incident was a revolution carried out by the citizens
  • Berlin Wall

    Berlin Wall
    Barrier created by the Soviet Union to seperate East & West Berlin
  • End of the Cold War

    End of the Cold War
    Caused the Berlin Wall to fall, Shredding of the Iron curtain, Communism stopped spreading.
  • Cuban MissileCrisis

    Cuban MissileCrisis
    In this Event the United States Administration, under President John F. Kennedy, made a decision that may have saved the world from nuclear War