What is a cold war?
A cold war is were you are not aloud: Fighting, There is a arms race, each side is trying to prove their ways are better and both sides spy on each other.
Who was there? Roosevelt, Stalin and Churchill.
Japan to be attacked by Ussr once Germany is defted.
Untited nations organisation.
Eastern Europen goverments to have free eections.
Sighns of tension.
Nuclear bobs are in America but Russia doesn't have any.
Russia was keen to make Eastern Europe communist.
Japan attacked as planned.
Anything of value to be taken from Germany as respractions.
Nuremburg trials set up and Nazi parties banned.
Eastern border polond moved.
Beginning of the cold war.
-Churchill using the term iron curtain (1946) as the border between east and west europe.
-In response Stalin says Churchill is just like Hitler.
-The long telegram.
-Stalin speech says he is to destroy capatalisum and build arms.
-The novikan telegram.
-Americans supported anticommunist forces in Greece. Britian had run out of money.
-It offered ecomic and militray help given to any country threatened by communist countrys.
-America stop being issolationists.
-Containment, they want to contain communisum.
-End of alligences an start of cold war.
-13billion given to europe this was to: -Stop people turning communist. -They had to buy goods from America.
To get money they had to join the OEECD.
Stalin refused, He stopped all easten europe countrys joining.
What did Stalin do?
Between 1947-49, eastern europe became a satalite state.
-Organise communist activities across europe.
-Stamped out opanistion eastern europe.
-Communist verson of marshall plan.
-Wanted to stop eastern europe trading with western europe.
-Eastern europe didnt get westerns money.
(1948-1949)-Causes: Bizonnia- USA and Britian joined zones together.
-New currency called (DM).
-Stalin wants them out mainly because its making him and conisum look bad.
(1948-49)-Key features: Cut all of the transport links into west berlin.