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Notorious herbicide used by the US military machine in Vietnam in the 1960s and 1970s; its active ingredient 245-T was also used in weedkillers and caused devastation.
Following the US-sponsored Bay of Pigs invasion, Fidel Castro reuested Soviet atomic weaponry to improve their defences. The resulting tension between US and the USSR is known as..
Churchill's famous speech in 1946 said this had descended 'From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic'.
Plan to assist the economic recovery of post-war Europe, proposed by US Secretary of State in June 1947. The scheme offered European countries US funding if they cooperated with ea
Conference held 17th July-2nd August 1945 between USSR, UK and USA to decide treatment of defeated Germany.
Proposal advanced by French foreign minister on 9th May 1950 which formed the European Coal and Steel Community.
Time of industrial unrest in the UK over the severe winter of 1978-9
Alogan adopted by the Khmer Rouge to denote the start of their 4-year period of rule in Cambodia in April 1975

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