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Cold War | The Yalta Conference, February 1945
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When was the Yalta Conference?
What was the aim of the Yalta Conference?
To discuss winning the war and the government of post-war Europe.
By the time of the conference, what had happened?
The 'second front' had been launched in French, British and American-led forces who were pushing the Germans back towards Berlin
The _______ had defeated the _______ in the Soviet Union and had control of most of _______ and _______ Europe.
Soviets, Germans, Central, Eastern
Roosevelt wants to...
keep communism at bay
Stalin wants to...
spread communism and his empire
Churchill wants to...
keep the British empire, support capitalism and ensure there is no conflict.
Churchill was _____ of ________ between ___________ and communism as _______ is _________ quickly.
aware, conflict, capitalism, fascist, dwindling
What were Churchill and Stalin aware of?
They knew Roosevelt wouldn't last the year.
What country was split into 4 zones?
What four zones was Germany split into?
French, US, UK and USSR
What was the issue with splitting Germany?
Imbalance of capitalist to communist 3-1
The furthest point away was _________ so it was enclosed by __________ countries and couldn't ______.
communist, capitalist, spread
They also came up with the idea similar to the league of nations known as...
In the UN, what superpower wanted individual membership for each of their states?
The Soviet Union
Why did Stalin want individual membership for each state?
Stalin agreed to take out ___ ________.
What had to happen before Stalin defeated Japan?
Germany had to be defeated
Poland was agreed to be the ______ ____ against _______ _________.
buffer zone, Western aggression
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