now let's talk about the effects in Latin America during the Cold war
Cold war 1945-1991
Around April 7th, 1954, a man named Jacabo Arbenz Guzaman, became guatemalan leader and begin to import Soviet union weapons to guatemala.
In response, the United states decided to sent weapons to Honduras . President Truman authorized the shipment of weapons and money to anti-Arbenz groups. Within five weeks the operation to topple Arbenz quickly fizzled when representatives loyal to the president uncovered the plot and took steps to solidify their power.
Were sending weapons to an army from Honduras so that they can overthrow president Jacabos.