Causes of Detente

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Both superpowers had demands for o__ that couldn't be met by d_____ production
Oil, domestic
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The superpowers were drawn to events where?
Middle East
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In 197_, Egypt S____ and other Arab nations invaded where which became known as Y__ K_____ war?
1973, Syria, Israel, Yom Kippur
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In what month did delegates O___ decide to increase oil prices by how much?
October, OPEC, 70%
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F______ 197_, the US government called Washington E_____ conference to harmonise policies
February 1974, Energy
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OPEC cut supplies to those countries who were helping who?
Israel
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America was concerned with the strains this could cause s_____ u_____?
Social unrest
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Much of the USSR's resources were diverted into propping up who? How many million out of their 100 million population worked in this sector?
Military, 30 million
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In the USSR overemphasis on heavy what meant consumer goods were in what supply?
Industry, short
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Middle East

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In 197_, Egypt S____ and other Arab nations invaded where which became known as Y__ K_____ war?

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In what month did delegates O___ decide to increase oil prices by how much?

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F______ 197_, the US government called Washington E_____ conference to harmonise policies

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