Yalta

1945 Conference where the Allies decided to divide up Germany

France

Four powers who controlled postwar Germany: USSR, UK, USA and ________

Churchill

Famous as the originator of the term 'iron curtain'

Soviet

Berlin lay in the _________-controlled part of Germany

Blockade

In 1948, Stalin tried to _________ Berlin from Western aid

West

The Federal Republic of Germany was also known as _________ Germany

East

The German Democratic Republic was also known as _________ Germany

89

Years of the Berlin Wall - 1961-19__

Truman

America's attempt to 'contain' Communism was known as the _________ Doctrine

Marshall

The _________ Plan was an American program to give financial assistance to poor Western countries in danger of turning Communist

North

Kim Il Sung led _________ Korea

UN

In the Korean War, the South was supported by an alliance of _ _ forces

MacArthur

He commanded the United Nations forces in the Korean war

2

Was the war in Korea (write number): 1. Victory to the North; 2. Draw; 3. Victory to the South

Castro

Revolutionary who took over Cuba in 1959

Sugar

Cuba's main export in 1960s

Pigs

Failed attempt to defeat communists in Cuba 1961 - Bay of _________

Khrushchev

Soviet leader at time of Cuban Missile Crisis

Kennedy

US President in Cuban Missile Crisis

Sputnik

Name for first Soviet spacecraft

NASA

Space agency established by USA

1969

Year of moon landing

Malayan

In the _________ Emergency of the 1950s, Australian servicemen helped to defeat a Communist uprising

Cong

Communists in South Vietnam: Viet _________

Domino

Theory that Communism would spread from country to adjacent country

1972

Year Australian involvement in the Vietnam War ended

Orange

Defoliant in the Vietnam War: Agent_________

Napalm

Petroleum jelly used in bombs

Afghanistan

The USSR's war in _________ is often compared to the USA's war in Vietnam

Gorbachev

Soviet leader when Communism fell in 1991

Reagan

US President at the end of the Cold War

2001

Year of the September 11 attacks

New York

Headquarters city of the United Nations

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