A Japanese attack on the American Naval base in Oahu Hawaii.
between Chinese Nationalists and Chinese communists.
big 3 soviet leaders as well as winston churchhill and president met in Potsdam to negotiate terms of ending world war 2.
the suggested divide line in korea during the korean war
starts when North Korea Attacks South korea. the U.S. joined in as president Truman and General MacArthur debate on what how to proceed. ended in a stalemate.
the idea that if a communist nation was victorious there would be a chain reaction of communist takeovers. U.S. used the theory in Southeast Asia to justify non-communist regime in South Vietnam.
Northern Vietnam and allies Viet Cong against North Vietnam and United states. Began after Ho chi minh came into power.
forces that supported Northern Vietnamese Army. Vietnamese military and political organizations
congressional approval for expansion of the Vietnam War.
a coordinated series of attacks in south Vietnam. planned by Vo Nguyen Giap.
American Soldiers brutally killed majority of south vietnamese, My Lai
plan to end U.S. involvement in Vietnam War. plan was to set all military responsibilities to South Vietnam.
name given to study Department about political and military involvement in Vietnam.
allies vs. germany and the others
Great Britain and U.S. celebrate a victory in Europe.celebrated defeat of the Nazi machine.
american, British and Canadian troops landed on 5 beaches of Normandy France. largest amphibious military invasions in history.
trials were to bring nazi war criminals to justice
between the 3 chief allied leaders, to plan the defeat of Nazi Germany
created to keep peace in world
$13 billion to finance economic recovery of europe.
. Truman asks for U.S. assistance for Greece and Turkey to forestall communist domination of the two nations.
defeated germany into divided regions and Berlin, capital, divided int o 4 regions, closed off railrods, highways, canals etc. believed to drive the french, Americans, and Britains out of the territories.
series of treaties
palestine terrorists killed 2 members of Isreal team https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQhBwh3eOkmJ3u3JWfF-MfvTcbYp6GtTipEolbvZbfmdBPsvY835Q
the iraq war when iraq invaed kuwait.