Cold By: Na Lin Introduction The Cold War Is The Relationship

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Cold By: Na Lin Introduction The Cold War is the relationship between the US and the USSR after WWII.Different views were clashing. Both sides struggle for dominance. They took every chance they can get to expand in the world.It was a rivalry that was open yet restricted.George Orwell was the first person to use the term “Cold War” in an article in England in 1945.The first person to used the term in the United States was by Bernard Baruch in a speech in 1947.The Cold War had solidified by 1947-1948.Introduction cont.It was part of international affairs for years. The Cold War was a dispute over Europe’s future.Many events and confrontations happened around the world during this time such as the Cuban Missile Crisis,Vietnam,Hungary,the…show more content…
The Bay of PigsFidel Castro came to power in 1959 by overthrowing Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista with an armed revolt.The US did not trust Castro and was wary with his relationship with the leader of the Soviet Union,Nikita Khrushchev.The Bay of Pigs was an invasion of Cuba with Cuban exiles to overthrow Castro’s communist government and establish a non-communist government in Cuba.It failed.The Arms Race President John F.Kennedy met with Nikita Khrushchev in June 1961 in Vienna,Austria.During the summit,Khrushchev used a combative tone. He threatened to cut off allied access to

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