England, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Belgium planned to rebuild economies and spirits of Western Europe and gave direct financial aid.
The Berlin Wall
Great Britain, France, the United States, and the Soviet Union divided up Germany in four zones. The Soviet Union had Berlin in their terrority but the city was under the control of all four cities. The Soviets cut off their supplies. The United States and Great Britain sent 277,000 flights carrying 2.3mil tons of supplies
The Korean War
The Spread of communism in Eastern Europe, China, and Korea. This is the start of the Korean War. America's Senator Joe McCarthy was a senator who was determined to out the communist who lived in America.
The Arms Race
Was made to keep Western fascist out of East Germany. Stood at 11.81 feet tall and had 12 checkpoints. The Iron Curtain was the boundary dividing Europe into separate areas. On August 13th 1961, people used hammers, bulldozers, and cranes to tear down the walls
America tries to contain Communism, 1950 Korean War breaks out at the Korean Peninsula. United States seen this as a breach of peace.Korea was divided at the 38th parallel and then on July 17th 1953 the cease fire agreement was signed. 40,000 Americans were killed
United States and the U.S.S.R spent billions for stockpiles. We started building Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles. Americans actually started building bomb shelters.