Cold War Crossword
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Description

Airplane rescue missions.
A large scale weapons race between two or more countries.
Organization between two extremes.
List of outcasts or people considered traitors.
A war of ideals between the US and the Soviet Union.
An economic system were in which, everybody shares money.
To contain something.
Region that has no military stand offs or patrol.
People's government.
If Asia falls to communism, communists will win the Cold War.
Political and military barrier in Europe.
Wars backed by superpowers.
Setting apart African Americans.
Socialist Russia.
A European repair program.

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Cold War Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist
communist insurgents in South Vietnam
war between North and South Vietnam
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies
Chinese communist leader
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain"
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China

Cold war vocab Crossword

Cold war vocab Crossword
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Description

It started in 1945 and end in 1990
system of world order in which the majority of global economic, military and cultural influence is held between two states.system of world order in which the majority of global economic, military and cultural influence is held between two states.
a United States policy using numerous strategies to prevent the spread of communism abroad.
a competition for supremacy in nuclear warfare between the United States, the Soviet Union,
is an area in which treaties or agreements between nations, military powers or contending groups forbid military installations, activities or personnel.
he term symbolized efforts by the Soviet Union to block itself and its satellite states from open contact with the West and non-Soviet-controlled areas.
A military operation in the late 1940s that brought food and other needed goods into West Berlin by air after the government of East Germany, which at that time surrounded West Berlin ( see Berlin wall ), had cut off its supply routes.
chicken fight
Investigations into Communist activities in America resulted in the expulsion of Communists from trade unions and of Communist-dominated unions from national labor organizations.
The idea that if one key nation in a region fell to control of communists, others would follow like toppling dominoes.
A program by which the United States gave large amounts of economic aid to European countries to help them rebuild after the devastation of World War II.

Cold War Cross Word - Eddie Jiang

Cold War Cross Word  - Eddie Jiang
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Crossword
Description

Created to stop the spread of communisum
A defense strategy made by John F. Kennedy in 1961
Something the Soviets made to keep the allies out of Berlin
U.S. giving money to West Europe to rebuild there economy
What the us tried to do the the spread of communism
Dangerous policy that will go to the limits of saftey before stopping
A event that will happen in one country will happen in a different contry
Compition between US and Soveits for superiority and arms
Boundry dividing the rest of Europe and the Soviets and its satellite states
Easing of hostlitys
Communist states that were influensed by the Soviet Union
Military Stategy using nuclear weapons
33rd US President
Leader of the Soviet Union during the Cold War
A city at the border of Berlin
A nuclear weapon
A fight of ideology between the US and Soveit Union
Great Britian and US used planes to give the people of berlion food and supplies
One of the countrys in East Asia
An Asian country that has been divided into a North and South

Cold War Vocabulary Crossword

Cold War Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Policy created by George Kennan
Economic plan to rebuild wartorn Europe
Military alliance between several North American and European nations
Defense treaty between the Soviet Union and its satellite nations
Theory regarding the spread of Communism
Invasion sponsored by President Kennedy to instigate an uprising in Cuba
Competition between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. over dominance of space
Conflict between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. regarding Soviet missiles in Cuba and American missiles in Turkey
South Vietnamese supporters of Northern Vietnamese communism
Communist leader in China who attempted massive cultural, industrial, and economic reforms
Brutal communist regime in Cambodia
Set of treaties regarding armament control
Policy of segregation in South Africa
Historic wall in Germany, symbolizing a division between the East and the West
Method of peacefully bypassing the blockade in Berlin to deliver supplies
Soviet response to the Marshall Plan which largely failed
Policy of stockpiling more and more weapons to prevent the enemy from attacking
Elected leader of the Soviet Union in 1955
Groups of collectivized farms in China during the economic reform period
Name of a program intended to implement massive reforms in China in a short amount of time
Practical-minded Chinese leader who sought to improve relations with the rest of the world
Form of fighting using substitutes instead of going directly to war
Archbishop from El Salvador who spoke out against poverty and injustice
Term given to an atmosphere of constant revolutionary fervor
Doctrine created to counter Soviet geopolitical growth, especially in Greece & Turkey

Postwar and 1950's crossword

Postwar and 1950's crossword
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Counter Soviet American Foreign Policy
defense strategy JFK implemented
first major international crises – Cold War
American initiative to aid Western Europe
Response to a series of moves the by the Soviet Union to enlarge its communist influence
to pursue a dangerous policy
theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries
a competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons
the name for the boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of World War II in 1945 until the end of the Cold War in 1991
the easing of hostility or strained relations
nations under the influence and pressure of the Soviet Union
a doctrine of military strategy and in national security policy which a full-scale use of nuclear weapons by two or more opposing sides would cause the complete annihilation of both the attacker and the defender
33rd president
Famous Soviet Leader until 1953
the _______ conference
cause of nuclear explosions
War after WWII
Supply drop in west Berlin
General during Korean war
34th president
Central Intelligence Agency
Different name Sinai War
First secretary of the Soviet Union Communist party

The Cold War Crossword

The Cold War Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Threatening until you get your way
Man who took over after Stalin died
Formed own military pact, linked Soviet Union with 7 other European countries
Population explosion
Forming alliances if needed
Julius and Ethel Rosenburg were charged with
Nations compete to amass weapontry
Conflict between North adn South Korea
List of people whom condemned for having communist background
Winston Churchill warned the world this had descended across Europe
Trumans idea to fincially aid Greece and Turkey
Name of countries dominated by Soviet Union
Name of measure taken to prevent extension of communist rule to other countries
This aid gave 16 European countries hope
An attempt to break blockade and fly food and supplies into West Berlin
Suicide attacks
The first Earth-orbiting artificial satellite
Gathering intelligence on other nations
The easing of hostility between countries
A period of fear of communists
No progress can be made and no advancement is possible
The 1950's is know as the decade of what?
What type of bomb was being made during Manhattan Project?
Announcement of Japans Surrender
Largest naval battle in history was battle of?
Executive Order 9981 Truman intergrated what?
The crisis that erupted after Egypt’s nationalization of the British-controlled Suez Canal
United States and the Soviet Union agreed to limit the number of nuclear weapons they made
Leader of Soviet Union
Commander of US pacific forces

The Cold War Crossword

The Cold War Crossword
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Crossword
Description

a small group of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority
a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the Cold War
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by American and British planes during Soviet blockades
mutual defense pact formed by US, Canada, and the Western Europe nations in 1949
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953
communist leader of North Vietnam; use guerilla warfare to fight
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall
US policy of attempting to restrict Soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism
a person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba
competition of space exploration between the United States and Soviet Union
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies
Prime Minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain"
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
communist insurgents in South Vietnam
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common
a very extremely powerful and dominant nation
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west 1970s
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist & non-communist
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy
Chinese communist leader
US aid plan designed to promote economic recovery to Europe after WWII
struggle for power that took place between the US and the Soviet Union after WWII
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack
war between North and South Vietnam
40th President of the US and helped end the Cold War

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Cold War Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

The time period following WW2, during which Capitalist and Communist nations struggled for world domination over one another.
Policy of limiting the expansion or influence of a hostile power.
Country that is dominated politically and economically by a more powerful country.
Declaration that the U.S. would oppose the spread of Communism.
Plan proposed by the U.S. to provide economic assistance to European nations' recovery efforts after WW2.
Delivery of supplies to the people of Western Berlin by Allied forces cargo planes.
Barrier dividing Capitalist Western Germany and Communist Eastern Germany.
A formal military alliance to guard against a Soviet attack, upon any of its member nations.
The alliance between the Soviet Union and satellite nations of Eastern.
An international governing body consisting of an assembly and a council of representatives from every nation ,whose collective goals are to maintain peace, settle international disputes, improving education, defending against hunger and disease.
Latitude dividing Korea, after WW2, discerning Communist rule to the North and non-Communists rule to the South.
A failed attempt by the U.S. and C.I.A. trained Cuban exiles, to infiltrate on Castro's Communist influence on Latin America.
13 Day long stand off between the Soviet Union and The U.S., during which a blockade was imposed on Cuba, to prevent Soviet ships bringing missiles capable of attacking mainland America.
Idea that if one country fell to communism, neighboring countries would follow.
Fighter who works as part of a small band to make hit-and-run attacks.
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and the citizens rights are suspended.
Country with the military, political, and economic strength to influence events worldwide.
Southern Vietnamese, communist, guerrilla terrorists organized to appose Diem's, U.S. supported government.
An easing of tensions with Communist Powers.

Korean War Crossword Puzzle

Korean War Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Leader in Army
A Citizen of the former Soviet Union
A sudden attack, typically a military one
Temporary suspension of fighting
The third largest nation and most populous in the world
Fighting between armed forces
boundary between two zones
Type of government in South Korea
War that was fought between the United Nations and the communist democratic republic of North Korean
South Korean Capital
Personal bravery
U S President during WWII and the Koran War
Branch of the US Armed Forces
When you furst into a country unannouced with military forces
Organization of nations that works for world peace and security and the betterment of humanity
Long ditches
A heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and is used for wars
Type of government in North Korea
North Korean Capital
Allied Commander of World War 2 then became supreme commander of the Korean War

Vietnam and Korean War Crossword

Vietnam and Korean War Crossword
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A type of government where the government controls business and laws
A free market where business owners control the economy
Not technically a war: tension between the United States and the Soviet Union
A type of government where people vote for representatives to make laws
An invisible divide between countries that supported communism and countries that supported democracy
Where the United States airplanes delivered supplies to West Berlin every day for 321 days
A conflict between North Korea and South Korea that ended in a stalemate
An organization formed to help prevent the spread of communism among free nations
A United States senator that spread the scare of communism in the US
Soviet Union leader after Joseph Stalin
Contest between the United States and the Soviet Union to build and store weapons in case of a war breaking out
When the US discovered the Soviet Union was building missile launching pads in Cuba and President Kennedy blocked any Soviet Union ships from geting into Cuba
Conflict between the North and South Vietnamese: the United States got involved to help the South Vietnamese prevent spreading Communism
British Prime minister
Attack against a person or country
Agreement to stop fighting
An informal organization formed after WWII to promote international peace, security, and cooperation
Base location for the UN
What the Korean war was considered
Which side of Germany built the Berlin wall