Social 11: Cold War Time line

Events

Soviet spy

1945

UN created

June 1945

NATO and Warsaw Pact

1949

Korea War

1950 - 1953

Lester Pearson

1952

Suez, Egypt

1956

Nobel Peace Prize

1957

Avro Arrow project

1959

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

U.N. peacekeeping mission in Cyprus

1964

Vietnam War

1965 - 1973

Trudeau recognized China

1970

Pierre Trudeau visits China

1973

Pierre Trudeau visits Cuba

1976

Berlin Wall comes down

1989

Soviet Union dissolves

1991

Canada sends troops to support the U.S in the Gulf War

1991

Somalis

1992

Bosnia and Croatia

1992 - 1995

Civil war and chaos in Haiti

1993 - 1997

Rwanda

1994 - 1995