The Cold WarThe Cold War (1946-1991) was a continuingstate of political conflict, military tension,and economic competition between theCommunist World (Soviet Union, satellitestates and Allies) and the Western World
Satellite State- Is a small country controlled by a more powerful country Iron Curtain- The Iron Curtain is symbolic of the line dividing East and Western Europe during the Cold War. Winston Churchill created the terms after the building of the Berlin Wall Containment- To keep communism contained within its existing borders Berlin Airlift- The Allies action to carry food and supplies to people in West Berlin Truman Doctrine- The policy stated that the U.S. would support Greece and Turkey with economic and military aid to prevent their falling into Soviet domination Marshall Plan- Is an American program to aid Europe where the U.S gave support to help rebuild European economies in order to combat the spread the Soviet communism Communism- A political, socail, economic system where the government controls everything
Russia AmericaWanted to spread communism Wanted demoracay and freedomStalin gained power and took President Truman was electedover Russia and its satellitestatesStalin promised FDR and Believed in free elcetions,Churchill elections in E. Europe economic and religious freedomStalin broke promise no Respect for individualwithdrwal of Soviet troops in E. differencesEurope
1. Created the Truman Doctrine which was a policy that the U.S would support Greece and Turkey with economic aid to prevent their falling in the Soviet Union2. Created the containment to keep communism contained within its existing borders3. Created the Marshall Plan to give European economies in order to combat the spread the Soviet communism4. The Allies organized the Berlin Airlift to carry food and supplies to the people in West Berlin.
Causes ResultsThe Soviet blockade caused more Stalin was able to close roads andthan 2 million people West block railways, but he couldn’t blockBerliners to face severe shortages of the skyfood and other suppliesPeople migrated from the East to the The Berlin Airlift was created toWest, because the west was doing carry food and supplies to Westbetter economically BerlinersStalin shot anyone that tried to pass Stalin’s plans failedthrough