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HUAC

1947

Investigated possible Communist influences

Truman Doctrine

March 12, 1947 - 1950

Marshall plan

June 1947

Alger Hiss

1948

communist spy accused of spying for Soviets

Berlin Aircraft

June 1948 - May 1949

US and Britain sent aid to West Berlin

NATO

April 4, 1949

Vietnam War begins

1950

Korean War

June 25, 1950 - 1953

Warsaw PAct

1955

Linked Soviets with seven Eastern Euro countries

Bay of Pgs

march 1960 - april 17 1961

Berlin Wall

1961

Credibility Gap

1961 - 1967

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Tonkin Gulf Resolution

August 7 1964

Lai Massacre

March 16 1968

Kent State Shooting

May 4 1970

Pentagon Papers

June 1971

Vietnam war ends

April 30, 1975