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Unformatted text preview: government in Eastern Europe west of Asia. 1947 Greek crisis: Russia was trying to invade Greece and Turkey, so in 1947, President Truman announced his Truman Doctrine, which said that the United States would help any nation resist subjugation by armed minorities, which really meant Communists. 1948 - Secretary Of State George C. Marshall develops his Marshall Plan, which was a European recovery plan that gave European countries the chance to receive aid from the United States to rebuild and restore their countries. This was to prevent Communism from spreading to vulnerable rebuilding areas....
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