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Truman Doctrine


The Truman Doctrine was an American foreign policy created to counter Soviet geopolitical spread during the Cold War. It was first announced to Congress by ...

The Truman Doctrine, 1947 - Office of the Historian


With the Truman Doctrine, President Harry S. Truman established that the United States would provide political, military and economic assistance to all ...

Avalon Project - Truman Doctrine


Complete text of the March 12, 1947, address before a joint session of Congress.

Truman Doctrine - United States American History


The role of Truman Doctrine in the history of the United States of America.

The Truman Doctrine - History Learning Site


The Truman Doctrine was the name given to a policy announced by US President Harry Trumanon March 12<sup>th</sup>, 1947. The Truman Doctrine was a very simple ...

The Truman Doctrine - Digital History


A presidential message to Congress in March 1947 proposed economic and military aid to countries threatened by a Communist takeover. In February 1947 ...

Reconsiderations of Truman Doctrine | Foreign Affairs


At the time, government officials, Congressmen, journalists and other elements of the articulate public vigorously debated the merits of the Truman Doctrine, and ...

March 12, 1947 | Truman Doctrine Announced - The New York Times


Mar 12, 2012 ... The speech established what became known as the Truman Doctrine, a policy “to support free peoples who are resisting attempted subjugation ...

The Truman Doctrine: Definition, Summary & Purpose - Video ...


The Truman Doctrine called for the containment of communism worldwide. We'll look at its historical background and central ideas as well as its...

Truman Doctrine - John D Clare


The Truman Doctrine was a response to a crisis. Behind it lay the Communist/ Soviet takeover of many of the countries of eastern Europe by 'salami tactics' ...

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Truman Doctrine is announced - Mar 12, 1947 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Truman Doctrine is announced on Mar 12, 1947. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Our Documents - Truman Doctrine (1947)


On March 12, 1947, President Harry S. Truman presented this address before a joint session of Congress. His message, known as the Truman Doctrine, asked ...

The Truman Doctrine - Harry S. Truman Library and Museum


This collection focuses on the Truman Doctrine. The collection includes 67 documents totaling 574 pages covering the years 1946 through 1952. Supporting  ...