FOREIGN POLICY NOTES-TED KIM (7/16/01)

 

WWII

AXIS

Germany, Italy, Japan

ALLIES

-China (Mao/PRC/mainland) (Chiang/ROC/Taiwan/Nationalist), SU-Stalin (Communist),

France, UK, US (FDR/HST)

-Allies have control of security council-for china, only nationalists

-Cold war began immediately after WWII (1945), ended in 1989

-East bloc-communist/led by SU, west bloc-capitalist, democratic/led by US

-NAFTA-North American Free Trade Association

-UN/UNO

 

MIDDLE EAST

-Kuwait

-Iran-held US hostages under Carter

-Lebanon-held US hostages under Reagan

-Egypt and Israel signed peace treaty at Camp David, Maryland under Carter

-Palestine-Arafat (leader of Palestinian Liberation Organization)

-Greece and Turkey part of NATO

-Truman Doctrine-promise to contain Communism in Greece and Turkey

 

CENTRAL AMERICA

-Costa Rica-against Sandinista government

-Iran-Contra affair under Reagan

-Bay of Pigs under Kennedy-unsuccessful invasion-->SU placed nuclear missiles in Cuba-SU took missiles out only after US took its missiles out of Turkey

-424, OPEC-426, S. Korea, isolationism, 427-WWI, WWII-428,

-Yeltsin, Gorbachev, Perestroika,

-Match President with item that occurred 

-KNOW THESE-screen with dates (only dates to know), blue screen, Presidents screen