cold war

why did it last so long!

Names of Events person or things that happened to cause an extension to the cold war

yalta Conference

was a meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet premier Joseph Stalin, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

it created peace between the powers.

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North Atlantic Treaty Organization

also known as NATO:intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty
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Southeast Asia Treaty Organization

was an international organization for collective defense in Southeast Asia created by the Southeast Asia Collective Defense Treaty, or Manila Pact, signed in September 1954 in Manila, Philippines. it brought countries together to stop the rise of communism.
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Warsaw Pact formed

Defense treaty among eight communist states. the Soviets saw the NATO treaty as a threat so they came back with the Warsaw pact.
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Mao Zedong

Mao was the creator of communism,he lead his people into how great communism is...being persuasive about it.
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Iron Curtain

It was a political military/ ideological barrier, they wanted isolation from other countries.
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38th Parallel

It was the line that separated communism and democracy, separated north and south Korea.
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Ho Chi Minh

Ho Chi Minh was a Nationalist from Vietnam. he was the voice for the Vietnamese people to gain their independence.
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