THE COLD WARUnited States vs. Russia
Beginning
The BasicsWho       What      When    Where      WhyUnited    War of    1945-   World     SovietStates    ideas.    1991  ...
The BasicsWho       What      When    Where        WhyUnited    War of    1945-    First in    SovietStates    ideas.    1...
Eastern Europe    United States        Soviet UnionLiberated nations-self     NO!!!!!    determination
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Military Alliances    United States          Soviet UnionNATO – North Atlantic     Warsaw Pact – Treaty Organization.    a...
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Marshall Plan   Meanwhile, Europe          So the US    is in a mess—               committed 25    politically, sociall...
Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan
Containment / Truman Doctrine   United States        Soviet Union Policy to keep the   Wanted to spread    Soviets and    ...
Containment
Germany-would be divided into 4          Zones
Berlin   United States            Soviet Union   Controlled the        Controlled the western side with        eastern sid...
Berlin
Middle
Arms Race   United States             Soviet Union Build up army and    Build up army andweapons to compete weapons to com...
The Cold War Reaches Asia    Page 329
China turns to Communism   After WWII China resumed its Civil    War between communist forces led    by Mao Zedong and Na...
The Korean War, 1950-1953
Korean War   United States         Soviet UnionHelped South Korea    Supported the Northkeep the Communist    Korea and ga...
Korean War
Cuban Missile Crisis
Cuban Missile Crisis   United States              Soviet Union  Worried that the        Put missiles in Cubamissiles in Cu...
Cuban Missile Crisis
Vietnam War
Vietnam War   United States          Soviet UnionTried to help South   Gave military supportVietnam from being    invaded ...
Vietnam War
Space Race    United States        Soviet Union1st man on the moon   Launched Sputnik in      in 1969               1957
End
Leaders     United States           Soviet Union   Ronald Reagan –       Mikhail Gorbachev-called Soviets an ―evil  Soviet...
Detente     A relaxation of tensions between both countries  brought on by a new leader in the Soviet Union and an        ...
Detente
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Treaties-S.trategic A.rms     L.imitation T.alksSalt Negotiations    Intermediate Long                    Range Nuclear Fo...
End of the Cold War Soviet Leader Gorbachev sought to  preserve Communism but  established some reforms: Glasnost: ―open...
End of the Cold WarRebellions began to overthrow communist regimes. Germany was unified and the         Soviet Union disso...
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End of the Cold War
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  1. 1. THE COLD WARUnited States vs. Russia
  2. 2. Beginning
  3. 3. The BasicsWho What When Where WhyUnited War of 1945- World SovietStates ideas. 1991 Union Communism and Each WantedSoviet country security andUnion tried to the US wanted outdo freedom for each all countries other in many areas
  4. 4. The BasicsWho What When Where WhyUnited War of 1945- First in SovietStates ideas. 1991 Eastern Union and Each Europe- wantedSoviet country but it security (Communism)Union tried to spread The US outdo through wanted each the freedom other in World for all. many areas
  5. 5. Eastern Europe United States Soviet UnionLiberated nations-self NO!!!!! determination
  6. 6. Page 328
  7. 7. Military Alliances United States Soviet UnionNATO – North Atlantic Warsaw Pact – Treaty Organization. alliance between Formed between Eastern Europe and Western Europe and Soviet Union US
  8. 8. Page 325
  9. 9. Marshall Plan Meanwhile, Europe  So the US is in a mess— committed 25 politically, socially million dollars to and economically. the rebuilding of The US said ― a Western Europe— healthy Europe is the Soviets would good for the US‖. not allow Eastern Why? Europe to rebuild.
  10. 10. Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan
  11. 11. Containment / Truman Doctrine United States Soviet Union Policy to keep the Wanted to spread Soviets and communismcommunism in their borders
  12. 12. Containment
  13. 13. Germany-would be divided into 4 Zones
  14. 14. Berlin United States Soviet Union Controlled the Controlled the western side with eastern side.France and England. Communist. Put up a Democratic . wall to keep people from escaping to the west.
  15. 15. Berlin
  16. 16. Middle
  17. 17. Arms Race United States Soviet Union Build up army and Build up army andweapons to compete weapons to competewith the Soviet Union with the USBoth sides viewed the building up of an army andweapons as a way to keep the world safe so they would be ready if their country was attacked
  18. 18. The Cold War Reaches Asia Page 329
  19. 19. China turns to Communism After WWII China resumed its Civil War between communist forces led by Mao Zedong and Nationalists led by Chiang Kai-shek. The US sent money to Chiang kai-shek to prevent the spread of Communism. But in the end the Communist prevailed and China became a communist country.
  20. 20. The Korean War, 1950-1953
  21. 21. Korean War United States Soviet UnionHelped South Korea Supported the Northkeep the Communist Korea and gave them North Korean supplies government frominvading and taking over
  22. 22. Korean War
  23. 23. Cuban Missile Crisis
  24. 24. Cuban Missile Crisis United States Soviet Union Worried that the Put missiles in Cubamissiles in Cuba weregoing to be used on the US Soviets agreed to dismantle the missiles after much negotiations and the US agreed to dismantle some of their missiles in Turkey
  25. 25. Cuban Missile Crisis
  26. 26. Vietnam War
  27. 27. Vietnam War United States Soviet UnionTried to help South Gave military supportVietnam from being invaded by Communist North Vietnam. Effort failed.
  28. 28. Vietnam War
  29. 29. Space Race United States Soviet Union1st man on the moon Launched Sputnik in in 1969 1957
  30. 30. End
  31. 31. Leaders United States Soviet Union Ronald Reagan – Mikhail Gorbachev-called Soviets an ―evil Soviet leader who empire‖. Negotiated altered policies tonuclear arms treaties allow private and used economic ownership and more policies to bring democratic policies about the end of communism
  32. 32. Detente A relaxation of tensions between both countries brought on by a new leader in the Soviet Union and an agreement to limit the nuclear weapons United States Soviet UnionViewed as an act of Invaded Afghanistan expansion of and brought an end communism to peace
  33. 33. Detente
  34. 34. Page 334
  35. 35. Treaties-S.trategic A.rms L.imitation T.alksSalt Negotiations Intermediate Long Range Nuclear Forces TreatyReduce nuclear Eliminated nuclear proliferation and conventional ground launched ballistic and cruise missiles
  36. 36. End of the Cold War Soviet Leader Gorbachev sought to preserve Communism but established some reforms: Glasnost: ―openness‖-more freedoms were allowed Perestroika: economic ―restructuring‖ New Direction in Foreign Policy- Eastern Countries were permitted to hold free democratic elections
  37. 37. End of the Cold WarRebellions began to overthrow communist regimes. Germany was unified and the Soviet Union dissolved.
  38. 38. Page 335-338
  39. 39. End of the Cold War

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