The Korean war began in 1950 as North Korea invaded the south with the support of the USSR in an atempt to make one unified Korea under their communist rule. America wanting to keep communism contained aided the democratic South Korea.
The space race was a conflict between the then USSR and America in a fued of space travel.It took place over 2 decades going from 1955 – 1975.
Cuban Missile Crisis
An attempt to maintain someone or something from spreading onto other areas like diseases or ideologies in this case communsim.
Much like the Iron curtain the Berlin wall was built to separate communist and capilistic countries from eachother,but the Berlin wall was a physical concrete war dividing germany while the curtain was not.
The Cuban Missile Crisis was an event in the cold war that lasted 13 days in 1962. With the communist rule by Fidel Castro Cuba forged a reliationship with the USSR to have ballistic missiles against America.
The VIetman War was a conflict in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia lasting 2 decades. Like in Korea the purpose of America's presence was on the containment of communism.It is widely viewed as an embarrising defeat for America.