Replaced by Khrushev• Eisenhower replaced Truman.• They both met at Geneva Conference and agreed to reduce Cold War tensions
• A permanent ‘hot line’ telephone was set up btw Kremlin and the White House.
The Korean War• The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (supported primarily by the United States of America, and UN) and the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (supported by the China, with military and material aid from the USSR).
• After the surrender of the Empire of Japan in September 1945, American administrators divided the peninsula along the 38th parallel.
North Korea• Kim Il Sung, supported by the Ussr
South Korea• Supported by the USA• Dictatorship of Syngman Rhee