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Tehran Conference: 1943
The Big three attended (Stalin, Roosevelt and Churchill) Things they agreed on: • That they Soviet union could have a sphere of influence in Eastern Europe Things they disagreed on: • Stalin wanted revenge on Germany for attacking Russia, and so want
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Yalta Conference: Feb 1945
Allied leaders knew they had won the war and got on well Things they agreed on: • Stalin would enter war on Japan when Germany was defeated • Germany would be split into 4 zones and Berlin into 4 sectors • Nazi party was banned and leaders tried as w
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Potsdam Conference: July 1945
Between Truman, Stalin and Attlee Things they agreed on: • Nazi Party to be banned and leaders tried as war criminals • A line was to be formed between Poland and Germany Things they disagreed on: • Germany: Stalin wanted to cripple Germany to prote
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The Iron Curtain Speech: 1946
Speech by Churchill in 1946, Fulton, Missouri • 'From Stettin on the Baltic to Trieste on the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent. Behind that line lie all the capitals of Central and Eastern Europe...and all are subject to a
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The Novikov Telegram, 1946
Written by the Soviet ambassador Novikov He Said: • The USA wanted to dominate the world and believed it had a right to lead it. • Since Roosevelt’s death the USA was not interested in co-operating with the USSR. Truman was very anti-communism and wa
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Allied leaders knew they had won the war and got on well Things they agreed on: • Stalin would enter war on Japan when Germany was defeated • Germany would be split into 4 zones and Berlin into 4 sectors • Nazi party was banned and leaders tried as w

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Yalta Conference: Feb 1945

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Between Truman, Stalin and Attlee Things they agreed on: • Nazi Party to be banned and leaders tried as war criminals • A line was to be formed between Poland and Germany Things they disagreed on: • Germany: Stalin wanted to cripple Germany to prote

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Speech by Churchill in 1946, Fulton, Missouri • 'From Stettin on the Baltic to Trieste on the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent. Behind that line lie all the capitals of Central and Eastern Europe...and all are subject to a

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Written by the Soviet ambassador Novikov He Said: • The USA wanted to dominate the world and believed it had a right to lead it. • Since Roosevelt’s death the USA was not interested in co-operating with the USSR. Truman was very anti-communism and wa

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