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Cold War

Cold War 5th Grade

A term that described the symbolic line that divided Western and Eastern Europe because of their differences. It was a term that became popular after it was said by Winston Churchill. The Iron Curtain
US pilots carried thousands of tons of supplies to the people of West Berlin. This was known as "The..." Berlin Airlift
This war started when North Korea invaded South Korea in 1950 The Korean War
International Organization created during the Cold War to prevent the spread of communism. NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)
The Red Scare was a time when some Americans were being accused of supporting communism or being Soviet Spies. The senator who led this was named: Joseph McCarthy
The Soviet Premier who was in charge of the Soviet Union after Stalin died. He was responsible for the Cuban Missile Crisis. Nikita Khrushchev
Missiles placed in Cuba put the world in danger of a Nuclear War and was a scary time for America and the world The Cuban Missile Crisis
This war started when Communist North Vietnam wanted to take over non-communist South Vietnam and turn it into one country. The Vietnam War
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