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Eastern European nations under control of the soviet union.
Division between east and west Europe.
The idea of containing something, i.e. communism
This provided aid to 16 European countries.
Flew food to west Berlin.
Defensive military alliance with West European nations and America.
Alliance composed of the USSR and other satellite states.
First satellite launched into space.
Theory that countries on the brink of communism were like dominoes about to fall onto each other.
Gas used to expose tunnels.
Network of paths were Ho Chi Min supplied arms to the Vietcong.
Communist opposition group in South Vietnam.
Believed in greater military force.
This group strongly opposed warfare
Form of government where the government controls everything.
When countries came together to form alliances.
When the Soviets kept missiles in Cuba pointed at America.
Communist activist.
Corrupt leader of south Vietnam.
Policy Nixon adopted to ease Cold War tensions.
A treaty that banned nuclear testing in the atmosphere.
Five year agreement to limit missile use.
The US would do whatever is necessary to protect middle eastern countries from communist attacks.
Divided Vietnam along the 17th parallel.
Steady withdrawal of US troops from Vietnam.

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