Unformatted text preview: Warsaw pact bought about President Carter to withdraw the Salt 2 agreements that increased spending for military defense and restated the arms race. 3. What brought the cold war to an end was the USSR now under the new leader Mikhail Gorbachev who liberalized its political and economic systems. With the ideology of communism failing the soviets had to adopt the ides of democracy. This and the cut back on military spending let to the end of the Bi-polarity back to a Multi-polar state and most of the conflict between the USSR and the US....
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This note was uploaded on 02/14/2011 for the course CMPSC 203 taught by Professor Plast during the Fall '07 term at Penn State.
- Fall '07