How did Stalin create a Soviet bloc in Eastern Europe?

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  • The Yalta agreement in 1945 had laid out 'spheres of influence' that each of the Allies would have, so Stalin was claiming his sphere of influence
  • The Red Army had invaded western territory, and was reluctant to retreat and give it up to Western powers, allowing them right up to the Russian border
  • Marx

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