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Cold War Revision.
CONFERENCES 1943-1945
TEHERAN CONFERENCE: 1943 - Stalin, Churchill and Roosevelt agree to have sphere of influence
over Eastern Europe. Disagree on: Stalin wants Germany punished, the rest want it rebuilt.

Yalta Conference, February 1945 - the war was not yet over. Stalin, Churchill and Roosevelt agree
that…

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EACH SIDE BEGAN ARMS RACE.

1949 ­ CHINA BECOMES COMMUNIST. U.S FEAR `DOMINO THEORY' THAT OTHER COUNTRIES WILL
FALL INTO COMMUNISM BECAUSE OF THIS. NATO SET UP FOR WESTERN ALLIES TO HELP EACHOTHER
IF WAR BROKE OUT.

ALMOST LED TO WW3 AS AMERICA THREATENED TO USE ATOMIC BOMB

1950 ­…

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JUNE 1961 ­ VIENNA, AUSTRIA: KRUSHCHEV+EISENHOWER ­ KRUSHCHEV SAYS HES TAKING
EAST BERLIN. KRUSHCHEV WALKS OUT AS EISENHOWER DOESN'T SAY SORRY. DEFEAT FOR
AMERICA.

1961 ­ BERLIN WALL. KENNEDY ALSO BECOMES PRESIDENT. ­ PROMISED TO GET TOUGHER WITH
SOVIETS.

NEARLY 2,000 REFUGEES FROM EAST GERMANY WERE ESCAPING TO WEST BELIN…

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BUT WHO WON? KRUSHCHEV CLAIMED HE DID BUT THE WEST SAW KENNEDY AS A HERO FOR
STOPPING COMMUNISM AND LOOKED MORE POWERFUL AS THE SECOND TELEGRAM WAS KEPT
SECRET, MEANWHILE KRUSHCHEV LOST FACE.

1963 ­ HOT LINE SET UP ­ ENABLED COMMUNICATION.

1963 ­ LIMITED TEST BAN TREATY. ­ THIS…

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BREZHNEVS DOCTRINE INTRODUCED ­ JUSTIFIED THE INVASION AS IT WAS SEEN AS `THREAT' AND
STATED USSR HAD A RIGHT TO INVADE ANY EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRY SEEN AS THREAT TO
EASTERN BLOC.

BREAKDOWN OF COMMUNISM ­ DÉTENTE.



KEY WORDS

TRIZONIA ­ 3 ZONES U.S USA FRANCE

GRAND ALLIANCE ­ BRITAIN USA…

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