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In what year was the Truman Doctrine announced?
1947
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How much aid did the US give to Greece to stop Communism there?
$400,000,000
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When was COMECON set up?
1949
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When was the Brussels Pact signed?
March 1948
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How many countries initially joined NATO in 1949?
13
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In what year was the European Defence Committee established?
1952
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Why did EDC negotiations to recognise the sovereignty of the FRG collapse in 1954?
The French wouldn't ratify the treaty.
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In what year was the FRG admitted to NATO?
1955
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When did the 3 Western zones of Berlin unite economically?
1947-8
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When did Stalin blockade Berlin?
June 1948
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During the Berlin lift, supplies for how many Berliners were flown in?
Over 2m.
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In what year did the blockade end and the 3 Western zones form the FRG?
1949.
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After WW2, what fraction of the world's gold stocks were owned by the USA?
2/3
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By the end of WW2, what fraction of the world's manufacturing capability was owned by the USA?
1/2
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What was the USA's annual Federal Revenue after WW2?
$51 billion
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What year was the Marshall Plan announced?
1947
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Churchill described the Marshall plan as...
"The most unselfish act in history."
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In what year did North Korea invade South Korea?
1950
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In what year was there a ceasefire in Korea?
1953
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At the end of the civil war, Korea was divided along which parallel?
38th
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When did China enter the Korean War?
November 1950
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