The post-Stalin Thaw

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1. Why was there dispute over the leadership in Poland in 1956?

  • The people wanted communist leader Gomulka - Khrushchev allowed as he promised to keep Poland in the Warsaw Pact.
  • The USA wanted to return Poland to a nationalist state
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2. What were the main policies of the Genevra summet?

  • 'Open skies' should be a used policy in NATO.
  • 1. Eisenhower suggested 'open skies' 2. Krh. shall we dismantle Warsaw and NATO? US refuse.
  • Eisenhower suggested that German should be made neutral, Khrushchev refused.

3. What was a key event at the Vienna Summet?

  • Kennedy and Khrushchev met for the first time - they discussed nuclear disarment, Berlin and ideological differences.
  • Nothing was done.
  • Khrushchev failed to attend

4. What was agreed at the Genevra conference concerning Vietnam?

  • Clue: (The USA were alarmed, they knew the communists win the election)
  • Vietnam should hold elections immediately
  • To stop the civil War, a 2 year split at 17th parallel, then elections
  • Vietnam would be taken over by a communist leader

5. Where was Krhushchev not allowed entry?

  • Disney Land
  • The Museums
  • West Berlin


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