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arms race contest in which nations compete to build more powerful weapons
mutually assured a doctorine of military stragety and nation
John Foster Dulles was an experienced diplomat who helped organize the United Nations after World War II.
massive retaliation policy of threatening to use massive force in response to aggression.
brinkmanship belief that only by going to the brink of war could the United States protect itself against communist agression
Nikita Khrushchev a Russian politician who led the Soviet Union during part of the cold war
nationalize to place a resource under government control
Suez Crisis an invasion of Egypt in late 1956 by Israel, followed by Britain an France. the aims were to regain western control of the suez canal and to remove Egyptian president Nasser from power
Eisenhower Doctrine refers to a speech by President Dwight D. Eisenhower on January 5, 1957 within a special message to congress on the situation in the middle east, if the middle east needed aid or assitance for the u.s they can request it.
CIA Central Intelligence Agency created in 1947 as an intelligence gathering organization
Created by: Oumie_Rhayne16