COLD WAR

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The Cold War Era

1945 - 1991

1.The Cold War Begins
2.The Korean War Period
3.Regional Conflicts
4.The War in Vietnam
5.The Cold War Ends

The Cold War Ends

1945 - 1991

The Soviet Union Collapse. The Cold War Dominated relations between the superpowers until the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991 ended the Cold War.

The Cold War Begins

After WW2, Distrust Between the United States and the Soviet Union led to the Cold War.

The "Iron Curtain"

1946

Winston Churchill had warned against soviet expansion into eastern Europe.

Marshall Plan

1948 - 1952

It provided $12 Million dollars to Western European Countries.

Berlin Airlift

1949

Hundreds of American and British planes carried tons of food, fuel and other supplies to millions.

NATO

1949

NATO WAS FORMED (NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION)

Warsaw Pact.

1955

SU created an army.

Berlin Wall

1961

Huge concrete wall

The Korean War Period

During the Korean War, the United States and the United Nations defended South Korea against attack from North Korea and China.

38TH PARRALEL/Joseph Darrigo

1950

The divivding line of NK AND SK

iNVASION

1950

North Korea troops went to South Korea.

Chinese enters

1951

The chinese enter the war.