Grand Alliance for AP WH

For the following ‘Hot Spots’ of the Cold War, identify a. the origins and dates of the conflict, b. connections to the Cold War (i.e. why a ‘hot spot’? – think about what the Cold War was?), c. result(s), and d. effects on the Cold War (all page #s are for the Stearns/blue textbook):

i. Korea (p.941-2)

ii. Vietnam (p.958-962)

iii. Eastern Europe and Berlin (p.878-880)

iv. Cuba (p.896-897)

v. Afghanistan (not in textbook)

vi. Middle East