It is only because the relationship between Roosevelt and Stalin was very good.
But after the defeat of Germany, when Stalin wanted to implement Communist ideology in Poland, Hungery, Bulgaria and Rumania, at that time England and America suspected Stalin.
Explain how movement, communication and trade was conducted between the ‘two Berlins’. Research three attempts to escape the Soviet bloc during the Cold War. Did this change of leadership improve US-Soviet relations? Describe the governments and policies of both Yugoslavia and Romania during the Cold War. Evaluate the role of Pope John Paul II in undermining socialism and ending the Cold War in Europe. How effective was the United Nations in minimising conflict and easing tensions during the Cold War? How did his actions and policies contribute to ending the Cold War? What factors led to popular uprisings against socialism in eastern Europe in 1989?
Byrnes’ September 1946 address called the “Speech of Hope”? Evaluate Khrushchev’s policies and statements with regard to Berlin. Discuss the relationship between East Berlin and West Berlin, between 1946 and the erection of the Berlin Wall in 1961. What impressions did the two leaders form of each other? Research the political and paramilitary activities of Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara. How did this event influence and change the Cold War? How were civilians trained to respond to a nuclear attack? How did the death of Joseph Stalin and the rise of Nikita Khrushchev change the Cold War?
After the bombardment of America on Hiroshima and Nagasaki Soviet Russia got afraid for her existence.
So, it also followed the same path to combat America. Lastly, the Enforcement of Veto by Soviet Russia against the western countries made them to hate Russia.
Kennedy’s leadership between January 1961 and his assassination in November 1963.
After the Second World War, the USA and USSR became two Super Powers. Indirectly the competition between the Super Powers led to the Cold War.
Use our website and other sources to help you complete these questions. Describe the relationship between the United States, Britain and the Soviet Union during World War II. Why did HUAC seek to identify communists and communist sympathisers in the worlds of film and literature? Evaluate the extent of Soviet espionage in the United States and Britain in the first decade of the Cold War. What was the basis of Mc Carthy’s power and influence? Research three individuals who criticised or stood against Mc Carthyism. Why did Fidel Castro want to overthrow the Batista regime? Which Middle Eastern nations were influenced by the superpowers and which steered their own course? Explain how sport was used for political advantage during the Cold War. How and why did this relationship change in 1971-72? What factors contributed to the Sino-Soviet split in the 1960s? What were the short and long-term ramifications of this action?
If you would like to suggest a question for this page, please contact Alpha History: 1. Refer to at least three specific people or events in your answer. Research three peace or disarmament movements that were active during the Cold War. How did the breakdown in Soviet-Chinese relations affect the broader Cold War?