By MrShack
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    The Cold War

  • Europe as of 1945

    Europe as of 1945
  • 1945 - Yalta Conference

    1945, at the Yalta Conference, the Soviet Union obtained the Curzon Line as her new boundary line with Poland and also the control of the eastern zone of Germany
  • Russia Consolidates Parts of Europe After WWII

    As the war was drawing to a close in May 1945, the Soviet Union quickly consolidated her control of eastern Europe. This means that the Russians were starting to take control over parts of Europe after WWII
  • Communism Growing Strong in Europe by 1946

    late 1946, the French and Italian Communists were becoming the most powerful parties in France and Italy