Churchill`s famous ¨Iron Curtain¨ speech (March 5,1946)
Truman Doctrine (1947)
On January 1, 1942, representatives of 26 nations at war with the Axis powers met in Washington to sign the Declaration of the United Nations. Provided security to the nations of the world.
Marshall Plan (June 3,1948)
“From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the continent.” Churchill’s speech is considered the announcing of the beginning of the Cold War.
NATO Formed (April 4,1949)
President Harry S. Truman established that the United States would provide political, military and economic assistance to nations. This helped all the nations that were under the threat of an external or internal force.
Warsaw Pact Formed (5/14/1955)
Channeled over $13 billion to finance the economic recovery of Europe between 1948 and 1951. It was successful it sparked the economic recovery, which met its objective of ‘restoring the confidence of European people in the economic future of their own country
NATO is an intergovernmental military alliance between several North American and European states.
It was the Soviet Unions protective shield. It was a political and military alliance established on May 14, 1955 between the Soviet Union and several Eastern European countries.