A document made saying we want to contain communism and wont let North Korea have the South Korea.
The Marshall Plan
A plan made to try to help Europe recover after the war. it was full of monetary support.
A airlift in Berlin that provided food and things to poor citizens in Russia.
an Alliance that consists of 28 independent member countries, that pledge each will come to the aid of each other if attacked by an outside enemy.
North Korea invaded South Korea to try to gain back their territory. US didnt take it and we retaliated by bombing towns with napalm. It eventually ended in a cease fire which still exist today.
The Polio Vaccine
First Created by Jonas salk and now their are two in the world.
A satellite that was launched by the Soviet Union and it was the first satellite in space ever.
Soviet Union launched sputnik we created NASA to compete.
Castro's Cuban Revolution
A armed revolt lead by Fidel Castro against the other Cuban dictation fulgencino batista.
Bay of Pigs
It was a invasion that Cuban exiles backed by the US paticipated in to try to overthrow the Cuban Dictator Fidel Castro.
Building the Berlin Wall
Russia built the Berling wall to keep people in. Before hand they had said they would build a wall but over the time we saw temporary barriers being put up and soon we saw the beginings of the famous wall.
A time when Isreal showed a desire to negociate with their neighbors.
It was Isreal against Arabs.