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Unformatted text preview: making the bomb End of World War II- Yalta Conference, February 1945 - Potsdam Conference, July 1945 - Hiroshima and Nagasaki- Korean War - Beginnings of the Cold War between US and Soviet Union (Allies during WWI and WWII)fought proxy wars, where the US was fighting on the side of the South Korean and Soviet Union on the side of North Korea The Iron Curtain - George Kennan & The Long Telegram anti-communismthe soviet union is interested in world domination Containment - Truman Doctrine, 1947 - Domino Theory - Marshall Plan, 1948 - National Security Council Report 68 - The Limits of Containment- Germany divided - The loss of China - War in Korea - Vietnam Military Industrial Complex - Immense military establishment and a large arms industry...
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- Fall '07