Cold War. 1945-1989. What, Who, When, Where, Why, How?. What is a Cold War? A war where two enemies don’t actually fight Who is involved? U.S. & U.S.S.R (Soviet Union) When? 1945-1989 Where? Around the world – Germany, Korea, Vietnam, Cuba… Why are we fighting?
Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin
1. People of Europe can create their own government as long as it is not Nazi or fascist
2. U.S., Great Britain, & Russia will:
- Truman Doctrine - Provide aid (money) to threatened countries (nonmilitary)
- Marshall Plan – U.S. gave $13 billion to help into Western Europe
China becomes communist
to leave Cuba & U.S.
would not invade