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How Successful Was The Truman Administration

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The Truman administration planned the National Committee for Free Europe in 1948 to promote western interests throughout Europe. Radio broadcasting was not considered one of its primary missions. To do so western European government agencies used several methods to spread the word of the west. One of the more useful methods was enlisting the help of Europeans who had been banned from returning to their countries because of Soviet occupation. Often times these exiles felt like they had no reason not to be able to return to their countries of origin. It was this feeling that the west weaponized. While they were not able to return to their homes, these exiles needed a livelihood. Some exiles had previously served as radio broadcasters during
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