Download
the end of the cold war and after n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
The End of the Cold War and After PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
The End of the Cold War and After

The End of the Cold War and After

474 Views Download Presentation
Download Presentation

The End of the Cold War and After

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. The End of the Cold War and After 1989-Present

  2. The End of the Cold War • Causes • Soviet Union unable to keep up with the West • Mikhail Gorbachev (1985-1991)

  3. The End of the Cold War • Glasnost • Perestroika • Results

  4. The End of the Cold War • Unrest in Eastern Europe • Poland • Economic stagnation during 1980s • Rise of Solidarity Movement • Government recognizes Solidarity in 1989

  5. The End of the Cold War • Demonstrations throughout Eastern Europe • Gorbachev announces he would not interfere in Eastern Europe • German Reunification, 1990

  6. Fall of the Berlin Wall 1989

  7. The End of the Cold War • Reforms destabilize Soviet Union • Soviet Union dissolves in 1991

  8. Collapse of the Soviet Union

  9. Democracy in Russia?

  10. Break-up of Yugoslavia • Death of dictator Josef Tito 1980 • Ethnic and religious tensions

  11. Eastern Europe after the Cold War

  12. Middle East • Israel fights for its existence between 1948 and 1967 • Israel occupies West Bank in 1967 • Middle East Peace Process 1993-2000

  13. The Middle East

  14. Break-up of Yugoslavia

  15. Creation of the State of Israel 1948

  16. Europe • Europe integrates further • European Union, 1992 • European Monetary Union, 1999 • Expansion of European Union • European Union wants to form its own defense and foreign policy

  17. Present • War on Terror • US and the Middle East • The Future?