Ideological Competition for the minds and hearts of Third World peoples [Communist govt. & command economy vs. democratic govt. & capitalist economy] “proxy wars”
Bi-Polarization of Europe [NATO vs. Warsaw Pact]
Soviet satellite states in Eastern Europe develop as buffer between Democracies of Western Europe
Truman Doctrine - ____________
Civil War in _________________.
Turkey under pressure from the ______________ for concessions in the Dardanelles.
The U. S. should support free peoples throughout the world who were resisting takeovers by armed minorities or outside pressures…We must assist free peoples to work out their own destinies in their own way.
The U.S. gave Greece & Turkey $___________ million in aid.
GOAL: CONTAIN ____________________
Marshall Plan - ______________
“European ________________ Program.”
Secretary of State, ____________________
The U. S. should provide aid to all European nations that need it. This move is not against any country or doctrine, but against hunger, poverty, desperation, and chaos.
$_________ billion of US aid to Western Europe extended to Eastern Europe & USSR, [but this was rejected].
GOAL: Provide _______ ____ _________, to Prevent the spread of_________________.
Mao’s Revolution - ___________
_______________ take over in 1949.
Creates 2nd world power that is _______________________.