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Last Vocab of Western Civ. 2011
the Soviet Union and it's allies
the struggle between the US and the Soviet Union
the United Staates commitment to resrict the spread of Communism
policy of containment
a new plan of massive economic assistance
council for mutual assistance
provided daily food and supplies too inhabitants of the western part of the city
North Atlantic Treaty Orgaanization
20 year mutual defense agreement created by the Soviet Union
Douglas McArthurs offices
created a parlimentary democracy that called for the direct election of the diet
huge industrial firms controlled by powerful families
the heart of the French colonial empire in Africa
lead a group called the Irgun
collective farm that exists in Isreal
Egypts new leader-emphasized land reform, industrialization and expanded rights for women
conflict between Isreal, France, Britian and Egypt
final defeat of European Imperialism
means rise of rebirth
led the Soviet Union
stated the Soviet Union would intervine in any satellite nation that seemed to be moving away from communism
became the new leasder of the soviet union began to overhal the soviet political and economic systems.
president of Russia and new lleader of the reform.
transition to democracy in czechoslovakia
a campaign of terror and murder intended to drive the Muslims out of areas the Bosnian Serbs claimed.
headquarters of the U.S military leadership
New York mayor who said "It will be more than we can bear" about the death toll of 9/11
America's largest retail chain
bin laden's global teroism network "the base"
New York Stock Exchange
prime suspect to the attack of 9/11 national terrorist
Osama bin Laden
emerged in mid. 1990's as a splinter group of fundamentalist muslims
appointed by pres. Bush to head the office of Homeland sec.
secretary of state led us efforts to build an international coalition against terrorism and isolate the Taliban Regime.