Was the diplomatic effort at geneva successful in

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Was the diplomatic effort at Geneva successful in reaching its goals? Explain. Yes it was successful as it been a center of international diplomacy for over 150 years Did the rejection of Open Skies prevent Americans and Soviets from aerially spying on one another? No it did not How did Sputnik impact Americans? The Soviet Union ushered in the Space Age when it stunned the world by launching the first satellite into space orbit. Dubbed Sputnik, meaning "companion", the tiny satellite orbited the earth every ninety- six minutes. Compare United States reaction in Hungary to the second Berlin crisis two years later (1958). Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev delivered a speech in which he demanded that the Western powers of the United States, Great Britain and France pull their forces out of West Berlin within six months.
8 Compare Eisenhower’s approach to Cuba to Obama’s.
…continued from previous page… Main Ideas Definitions/Explanations/Notes Analysis The United States developed a foreign policy based on collective security and a multilateral economic framework that bolstered non- Communist nations. The United States responded to an uncertain and unstable postwar world by asserting and attempting to defend a position of Eisenhower’s Legacy… Eisenhower claimed credit for checking Communist aggression and keeping the peace without the loss of American lives in combat. He also started the long process of relaxing tensions with the Soviet Union. In 1958, he initiated the first arms limitations by voluntarily suspending above-ground testing of nuclear weapons. “Military-Industrial Complex”… Was Dwight Eisenhower an effective President? List at least 3 pieces of evidence to support your answer. Eisenhower led the Allied Forces to victory in World War II. #5 Dwight D. Eisenhower used nuclear threat to end the Korean War. President Dwight D. Eisenhower enacted the Federal- Aid Highway Act of 1956 authorizing the construction of the Interstate Highway System, a network of
9 global leadership, with far-reaching domestic and international consequences. Eisenhower spoke out against the negative impact of the Cold War on U.S. society. He warned the nation to "guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence by the military-industrial complex.

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