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A war that lasted from 1945 to 1991 fought between the USSR and the USA
An organization created in 1949 to help rebuild the economics of western Europe.
Created in 1955 in response to West Germany joining NATO
An economic ideology based on open markets and in place in the 'west'.
An economic/political ideology based on the belief that everyone should be equal and share responsibility.
A union of states which disolved in 1991.
A term used describe the 'line' between the USSR and the USA.
The idea that the world is divided in two, the USSR and the USA.
A row of stations along Canada's arctic designed to detect USSR missiles.
The term created to describe the fact that nuclear war would result in the destruction of everyone.
The idea that for peace to exist both the USSR and the USA must have equal nuclear strength
A military aerospace alliance between Canada and the USA stating that if one country is threatened/harmed the other will help in its defence.
Missiles armed with nuclear bombs that were placed on Canadian soil and caused a large controversy.
A state of the art aircraft designed in Canada but cancelled by Prime Minister Diefenbaker who believed Canada could rely on American made Bomarc Missiles instead.
The closest the world came to nuclear war when the USSR placed nuclear weapons on Cuba.
The idea that if one country becomes communist the countries surrounding it will too.
A civil war turned satellite war which occurred when a colonial power left said country leaving a power vacuum.
Men who fled America and came to Canada during the Vietnam War.
An international organization formed in 1945 in order to maintain/create world peace.
The branch of the United Nations designed to create world peace. It consists of five permanent members and ten rotating members.
The branch of the United Nations where every nation comes together to discuss world peace.
When the United Nations enters a conflict area with the consent of all parties involved in order to maintain peace.
When the United Nations enters war zones to create peace where non exists.
In 1956 a war broke out. On one side Egypt, on the other side Britain, France, and Israel. The war was fought over control of a canal in Africa after Egypt. Then Secretary of Exter
A conflict that broke out in 1990 when Iraq invaded Kuwait in an attempt to take over their oil supplies. After the United Nations economic sanctions failed to end the conflict a f
A civil war conflict that began in 1992 and continues to rage on. The United Nations was unsuccessful in creating peace because they lacked a large enough army to implement true ch
A civil war conflict fought from 1992 to 1995 over the ethnic differences between Croats, Serbs, and Kosovars. The Croats committed genocide of the Serbs effectively eliminating th
A race conflict between the majority Hutu and minority Tutsi that culminated in one-hundred days of genocide in which approximately one-million Tutsi were killed. The event is know
A social welfare program that came into effect July 1941. It's focus is ensuring that Canadians continue to receive an income if they loose their job.
A publicly funded health program which provides access to healthcare for all Canadians through tax deductions.
A social welfare program introduced in 1966. Every working Canadian contributes to the plan so that when they retire they may receive a monthly income.
Conferences held at the end of WWII to determine what to do with Germany.
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