united nations was a world organization that provided peaceful resolutions to international conflict.
the marshall plan helped Europe nations to rebuild their losses in world war two, so that it could lower the threats of communists revolutions in Western Europe.
an ambitious plan to help Europe rebuild.
President trumans policy was giving american aid to different nations that had been threatened by communist expansion.
The NATO's goal was to defend western europe from any Soviet threats.
if south Vietnam fell to communism they believed that other countries in the region would follow.
Its mission was to direct an American space program to compete with the soviets.
Fighters who make hit and run attacks on the enemy.
Guerrillas who opposed Diem.
the 38th parallel was the dividing line between Soth Korea and and communist North Korea.
this had been an area with no military forces at all now it had been along the border where the 38th parallel had been before the war.
forces to allow policies.
This was nations that had enough military,political,and economic strength to influence events world wide.
worked in developing workers as teachers
Promoted economic progress in the Americans by investing in transportation and industry.
ambitious aid program.
people who were forced to leave their own country.
the bay of pigs invasion had strengthened Castro in Cuba and embarrassed the united states.
strengthened Castro in Cuba and embarrased the united states.
The berlin wall had cut off contact between all family and friends.
major cold war confrontation in world war two.
it allows the president to take all necessary measures to repel any armed attack or to prevent further aggression.
war in Vietnam expanded
Vietnamese new years holiday.
system of mandatory inlistment
limit on the number of nuclear weapons and missiles
Nixons effort to reduce tensions between the superpowers.
won the civil war in Cambodia.
People drowned or died of thirst.
emergency military rule on the country.
an independent labor union
development of a new weapon system that he hoped could destroy the soviet missiles from space.
Conference between the high ranking officials of different nations.
Russian term for speaking out openly.