The Cold War

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The Cold War Begins

1945 - 1991

The Philippines gain its Independence from the united states.

The Cold War

1945 - 1991

For more than 40 Years,a bitterly contested Cols War divided the world into opposing camps.

1946

1946

The Philippines gain its independence from the United States.

Marshall Plan

1947

The Marshall Plan helped the European Nations to rebuild their loss during World War ll. That way it would lower the threat of communist revolutions in Western Europe.

1949

1949

In 1949 the alliance formed together by the United States and Western European nations to fight the Soviet aggression.

1950

1950 - 1953

The Korean war begins at the time period of 1950 and lasted all the way to 1953

Perjury

1950

If you were to lie under an oath in which you swore, you will be imprisoned. In that case it was convicted on a crime.

Censure

1954

Making a law official or something official.

Superpowers

1960

Nations or teams that had enough military, political, and economical strength to influence or lead events world wide.

Alliance for Progress

1961

An aid program which helped improved the lives of people.

Bay Of Pigs Invasion

1961

An invasion when a force of 1,200Cuban exiles tried to backed up the United States but ended up falling at it, and ended landing in The Bay Of The Pigs.

The Berlin Wall

1961

A wall that cut off the connection between family and friends. It later on became of a symbol of the Cold War.

1968

1968 - 1974

In 1968 more than half a million American troops were fighting in Vietnam.

1989

1989

In 1989 the Berlin Wall was dropped down/ torn down by the people of Berlin.

1991

1991 - 1993

The Soviet Union ends up breaking or / separated as communist falls.

Main Idea

1991

After World War II, Distrust between the United Sates and the soviet Union led to the cold war.