united nations was a world organization that provided peaceful resolutions to international conflict.
President trumans policy was giving american aid to different nations that had been threatened by communist expansion.
an ambitious plan to help Europe rebuild.
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.
The NATO's goal was to defend western europe from any Soviet threats.
the 38th parallel was the dividing line between Soth Korea and and communist North Korea.
Guerrillas who opposed Diem.
Fighters who make hit and run attacks on the enemy.
Its mission was to direct an American space program to compete with the soviets.
if south Vietnam fell to communism they believed that other countries in the region would follow.
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.
The berlin wall had cut off contact between all family and friends.
strengthened Castro in Cuba and embarrased the united states.
the bay of pigs invasion had strengthened Castro in Cuba and embarrassed the united states.
people who were forced to leave their own country.
ambitious aid program.
Promoted economic progress in the Americans by investing in transportation and industry.
worked in developing workers as teachers
major cold war confrontation in world war two.
war in Vietnam expanded
it allows the president to take all necessary measures to repel any armed attack or to prevent further aggression.
system of mandatory inlistment
Vietnamese new years holiday.
Nixons effort to reduce tensions between the superpowers.
limit on the number of nuclear weapons and missiles
People drowned or died of thirst.
won the civil war in Cambodia.
development of a new weapon system that he hoped could destroy the soviet missiles from space.
an independent labor union
emergency military rule on the country.
Russian term for speaking out openly.
Conference between the high ranking officials of different nations.