- May 1945 - End of WW11
- 3 sections of Germany united to form West Germany (French, UK and USA)
- Berlin Blockade by Stalin tried to take full control over the whole of Berlin, as it too was split into 4 zones, 3 of which inited.
- USA responded by using the Berlin Airlift until the Soviets gave up and removed the blockade
- NATO was formed in 1949