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3 Multiple Choice Questions
- Stalin- says the world should be organized by. balance of power. each major world power should have control over its sphere of influence. other countries shouldn't have a say in another countries sphere.
- Winston Churchill. March 5, 1946 at Westminster college in Missouri. Spoke of his vision of the world and his growing fear of communism. One side of the barrier is the free world, and the other side is the land of the trapped.
- US sends supplies thru airlift. , Joint effort by the US and Britian to fly food and supplies into W Berlin after the Soviet blocked off all ground routes into the city
3 True/False Questions
North Atlantic Treaty Organization NATO → 13 nations, military protection in Europe. Chartered April, 1949. agreed to fight for each other if attacked. It is an international military force for enforcing its charter. This was the first alliance the United States entered into since the American Revolution
Truman Doctrine → US sends supplies thru airlift. , Joint effort by the US and Britian to fly food and supplies into W Berlin after the Soviet blocked off all ground routes into the city
European Recovery Program(Marshall Plan) → 1947. Marshall speech at Harvard. Ideas of Truman doctrine and say not just Greece and turkey, it is all of Europe. Europe has been devastated by war, so US will send foreign aid to all of Europe in order to try and prevent the expansion of communism. Much bigger program: $10-20 billion