President Ford to Obama Graphic Organizer - Wednesday\u2019s President Charts Gerald Ford Some of the Chart has been completed for you so you understand

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Wednesday’s President Charts Gerald Ford - Some of the Chart has been completed for you, so you understand what is expected Foreign Policy or Event Description Significance Détente Easing of Tensions with Russia Continued Nixon’s previous policy. OPEC Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries was created during an Arab-Israeli War in 1973 OPEC had placed an oil embargo on the US, contributing to inflation, and a time where many Americans were unemployed. Vietnam North Vietnamese Communist Forces takes over South Vietnam North Vietnamese Communists had taken over South Vietnam which was very difficult to handle by President Ford due to all the current events taken place Helsinki Accords An attempt to promote peace between West and East Europe The Helsinki Accords was used to be able to promote peace. The Accords were than used later on as a basis for anti-Communist dissidents. Carter-Some of the Chart has been completed for you, so you understand what is expected Foreign Policy or Event Description Significance Moral Diplomacy Don’t do things in foreign policy that contradict American morals Carter wanted to make sure that America kept their values even in their foreign dealings. For example, he would no longer back dictators to stop Communism. Panama Signed a treaty with Panama in 1977 This Panama treaty granted the Panama Canal to be returned to the Panama government and established a new way to reassert American mortality. Camp David Accords An agreement set by Menachem Begin and Anwar Sadat with the help of Jimmy Carter This agreement helped establish peace between the Israelis and Arabs. Israel returns the Sinai Peninsula to Egypt in exchange for recognition by Egypt. Iranian Revolution and Iran Hostage Crisis A revolution the occurred in Iran in which the people turn against the pro-Western Shah.
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