Impact of the Korean War 1950-53

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What were the consequences for the US after the Korean War?
It extended the truman doctrine and containment to Asia, Cold War no longer confined to Europe, idea of limited war, need to strengthen the US military position in Asia, extended her influence
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By 1955 how many bases did the US have?
450 bases in 36 countries
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What defence treaties were signed by the US after Korea?
A defence treaty with Japan and the Philippines in 1951, ANZUS Pact between Australia, NZ and US in 1951 and SEATO in 1954
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What were the consequences for China after Korea?
Around 1 million Chinese were killed in the Korean War,considered as a serious major power, and a decline in Sino-Soviet relations as the Soviets used the chinese as proxies - out of date bad equipment
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What was the consequence for the UN after Korea?
They were relatively successful in their first attempt at peace enforcement, the USSR made sure they didn't boycott the Security Council again.
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