Aims of the Grand Alliance

  • Created by: rist01
  • Created on: 20-11-18 10:58

USSR aims

  • Reparations from Germany - suffered immense damage, 25 millin casualties
  • From protection against future German attack, Stalin held on to land annexed from Poland and handed over German territories to Poland to compensate
  • Aimed to reintegrate the Baltics and bring Romania and Bulgaria into the orbit of the Soviet Union
  • Wanted friendly regimes with East Europe: direct control of Poland, Romania and Bulgaria with fully Communism, coalition governments with moderates in Yugoslavia, Austria, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Finland to act as bridge, and a non-Communist Western Europe to include Greece
  • Dissolved the Comintern to tell allies that he is no longer supporting global revolution…


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