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Foreign policy 195161
Britain's declining imperial role `5164
India was granted independence in '47 under Attlee's gov
Throughout the 50s countries in the empire had independence
movements= hard to ignore
Hard to resist independence movements on moral grounds
We had fought ww2 on the back of the ideas of freedom…

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Britain, the special relationship and the cold war '51`64
In '51 the British troops were fighting in Korea
against Communist faces
Britain had become a founding member of NATO in
'49 and many British troops were stationed in the
West Germany against a potential invasion of
Europe by the soviet…


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