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Cold War Timeline
1945-1991

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The origins of the
Cold War
1945-1955

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February 1945
Yalta Conference
What? A conference held between important world leaders
Who? Stalin (USSR), Churchill (UK) and Roosevelt (USA)
Where? Yalta, Crimea, USSR
Why? Discuss what would happen at the end of the war
What was Germany and Berlin would be divided
decided? Nazi war criminals would be hunted…

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United Nations would be set up
Germany would pay war reparations

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May 1945
Germany defeated

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July 1945
Potsdam Conference
What? A conference held between important world
leaders
Who? Stalin (USSR), Attlee (UK) and Truman (USA)
Where? Potsdam, Germany
Why? Discuss what would now the war was over
What was decided? Germany and Berlin would be divided
Nazi war criminals would be hunted and tried

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Each zone would take the German
reparations

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August 1945
Atom bomb dropped on
Hiroshima by the Americans
to end the Japanese War
Stalin was not told which increased tension

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March 1946
Iron Curtain Speech by
Winston Churchill

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