GCSE hoistory the Truman doctrine and marshall plan

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greece apeared to be the next country to fall under communism, it had been divided into two movements - the royalists who wanted the return of the governement and the communists. in 1947 they asked for the help from the USA.

Truamn was very worried about communism with the Truaman doctrine - 1947 he provided Greece with money and military aid and the communist were defeated after 1949

the Truman doctrine....

"i believe it must be the policy of the USA to support all free people who are resisting attempted subjugation by armed minorites or by outside pressure"

·       The USA would not return isolationist it would


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