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All you need to know about the Cold War! By: Shelby Ellis and Autumn Bailey Hot Spots of the Cold War • Vietnam- North vs. South. – North-Communist, supported by USSR and China. Nationalist leader was Ho Chi Minh. – South- Capitalist, supported by US. • Result= North won, Vietnam becomes Communism • Cambodia- became Communist under Khmer Rouge, Pol Pot, losta genocide, human rights violation, “the killing field.” • Korea- North vs. South. – North- Communists, supported by USSR and China. – South- Capitalists, supported by U.N. (mostly U.S. and Great Britain) • Result= Tie • Nicaragua- Sandinistas were supported by US then became Communists and lost it. Non-aligned nations • Non-Aligned nations- Didn’t take sides in the cold war. AKA less developed countries. • 1St world- US, NATO and their allies • 2nd world- USSR, Warsaw Pact and their allies • Third world- Everyone else, non- aligned countries The Split of Germany • Berlin Airlift – Western countries (France, Britain, US) flew supplies into West Berlin http://www.encyclomedia.com/berlin_wall.html • Berlin Wall – Split Germany in two (East and West) – Wall was built to keep East Germans out of West Berlin The Cuban Missile Crisis • http://www.encyclomedia.com/video-cuban_missile_crisis.html United States (alliances) v. Soviet Union (alliances)