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Containment is a military strategy to stop the expansion of an enemy. It is best known as the Cold War policy of the United States and its allies to prevent the ...

Kennan and Containment, 1947 - Office of the Historian

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George F. Kennan, a career Foreign Service Officer, formulated the policy of “ containment,” the basic United States strategy for fighting the cold war (1947– 1989) ...

The Cold War and Containment - Boundless

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Truman's Containment policy was the first major policy during the Cold War and used numerous strategies to prevent the spread of communism abroad.

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Strategic foreign policy pursued by the United States in the late 1940s and the early 1950s in order to check the expansionist policy of the Soviet Union.

Containment - AP U.S. History Topic Outlines - Study Notes

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It was his belief that a policy of "firm and vigilant containment" could control the Soviet threat. Kennan's telegram helped form the basis of America's containment  ...

Containment and the Cold War: Reexaming the Doctrine of ...

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While the openly confrontational containment policy of the early Cold War years were increasingly replaced by more covert 'counterinsurgency' operations, the ...

What is the Policy of Containment? - tellmewhyfacts

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As such, this Policy of Containment stated that the US would try to stop (contain) the spread of Communism by creating strategic alliances or support to help ...

Quick study: George Kennan's cold war policy of containment: A ...

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Nov 28, 2011 ... Containment stopped the cold war from becoming a hot one.

Lesson 2: The Strategy of Containment, 1947–1948 | EDSITEment

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For most in the Truman administration, the proper policy was "containment"—in other words, Soviet aggression had to be met with firmness, otherwise the ...

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The Containment Policy - Digital History

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An article in the July 1947 issue of Foreign Affairs magazine, signed X, proposed that the West adopt a policy of "containment" toward the Soviet Union.

Containment and the Marshall Plan [ushistory.org]

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This illustration from the July 16, 1948, U.S. News magazine shows the beginnings of American containment policy. The U.S. is seen sending troops, advisors ...

Containment - Princeton University Press

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The appropriate strategy, therefore, was containment. “It is clear that the main element of any United States policy toward the Soviet Union must be that of a long-.