not France and china
bc of Sino soviet split
keep nuclear Technology between those that had it.
The Prague Spring was a period of political liberalization in Czechoslovakia during the era of its domination by the Soviet Union after World War II. It began on 5 January 1968, when reformist Alexander Dubček was elected First Secretary of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (KSČ), and continued until 21 August when the Soviet Union and other members of the Warsaw Pact invaded the country to halt the reforms.
Dubcek believes in keeping socialism but with a human face
Many people horrified + Scarred Chinese
the doctrine expounded by Leonid Brezhnev in November 1968 affirming the right of the Soviet Union to intervene in the affairs of Communist countries to strengthen Communism. (Gave permission for Warsaw Pact to halt Prague Spring in Czeckoslaka)
leads to vietnaiztion
Fighting on the boarder. partly because Chinese now scared by Breznez doctorian
The Pentagon Papers was the name given to a secret Department of Defense study of U.S. political and military involvement in Vietnam from 1945 to 1967, prepared at the request of Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara in 1967.
Kissinger Visits china secretly. July 1971 to meet with Chinese officials and set up plans for Nixon to come visit in feb 1972
nixon vists being open door to china
Ping-pong diplomacy refers to the exchange of table tennis (ping-pong) players between the United States and People's Republic of China (PRC) in the early 1970s. The event marked a thaw in Sino-American relations that paved the way to a visit to Beijing by President Richard Nixon.
FALED: Was a aggrement to limit both sides nuclear warheads to 2,250. Was never ratified by congress and instead the U.S. persue SDI, Starwars,
Slow oil to any country supporting Israel
The Paris Peace Accords, officially titled the Agreement on Ending the War and Restoring Peace in Vietnam
The Helsinki Final Act was an agreement signed by 35 nations that concluded the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe, held in Helsinki, Finland. The multifaceted Act addressed a range of prominent global issues and in so doing had a far-reaching effect on the Cold War and U.S.-Soviet relations.
release of tensions between U.S. and U.S.S.R.
the easing of hostility or strained relations, especially between countries.
(willy brandt west germany)
the foreign policy of detente of western European countries with reference to the former communist bloc, especially the opening of relations with the Eastern bloc by the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) in the 1960s.
Brandt wanted West Germany to recognize east Germany. They did in 1970 which Recognized the boarder with East Germany and Poland
president of the united states
Egypt vs. Israel
The Six-Day War, also known as the June War, 1967 Arab–Israeli War, or Third Arab–Israeli War, was fought between June 5 and 10, 1967 by Israel and the neighboring states of Egypt, Jordan, and Syria.
The Prague Spring (Czech: Pražské jaro, Slovak: Pražská jar) was a period of political liberalization in Czechoslovakia during the era of its domination by the Soviet Union after World War II.
Before the invasion Afghanistan was pro U.S. then in April 1978 the Afghan army took control and installed Marxism under Our Mohammad Taraki. Dec. 1978 Soviet agree to support Afghanistan. Religious radicals begin attacking gov. bc islam goes against Marxism bc in islam god decides who is rich and poor not the gov. The government crack down taking in over 29,000 political prisoners. The Mujahideen fight back. Our was over thrown and killed by Hafizullah Amin in Sep 1979. Amin extremely unprodictable and radical asked both U.S. and Soivets for help. Soviet Union Feared the U.S. would gain control so they invaded in December 1979. U.S. would support Mujahideen