Greece and Turkey

Greece and Turkey - Greece and Turkey Pro-Western...

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Greece and Turkey Pro-Western Governments in Greece and Turkey were on the Verge of Collapse USSR wants Turkish Territory Soviets Support Communists in Greek Civil War Great Britain Before WWII Great Britain Supported Greece and Turkey Militarily and Financially. Winter 1946-47 Can No Longer Afford to Support the Greeks and Turks The Fear Greece and Turkey Would Fall to Soviet/Communist Influence Near East and North Africa Were Now at Risk The Truman Doctrine March 12, 1947 Policy is Announced 400 Million Dollars in Aid to Greece and Turkey US Will Give Military and Financial Aid to Nations Fighting Communism Moral Gauntlet Bargaining over Territory is Out of the Question Conflict is Democracy vs. Totalitarianism Free Peoples vs. Oppressed Soviet Union Must Change its Policy or its System Must Collapse George Marshall Chief of the Army During WWII Sec. of State Under Truman Well Respected Conditions in Europe Economic Conditions were Bad in Europe After WWII
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course AMH AMH2020 taught by Professor Crawford during the Spring '12 term at Broward College.

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