The Berlin Crisis of 1961 (4 June – 9 November 1961) was the last major politico-
military European incident of the Cold War about the occupational status of the ...
This ultimatum sparked a three year crisis over the future of the city of Berlin that
... The division of Germany and its capital city of Berlin among the four victors of ...
Mar 17, 2016 ... Berlin crisis of 1961, Cold War conflict between the Soviet Union and the United
States concerning the status of the divided German city of ...
Oct 24, 2011 ... For 16 hours from the 27 to 28 October 1961, US and Soviet tanks faced each
other in divided Berlin and the two superpowers came closer to ...
Sep 24, 2016 ... Fall 2011, Vol. 43, No. 3 The 1961 Berlin Crisis Some New Insights By Neil
Carmichael and Brewer Thompson.
The Berlin crisis involved a controversy so bitter and so sustained that at its
height world leaders feared that a misstep could trigger a nuclear war. The crisis
In stark contrast to the close U.S.-Russian relationship of today, forty years ago
serious tensions over Berlin and Germany and the danger of world war clouded ...
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May 7, 2011 ... Berlin Crisis. During the 1950s a steady outflow of refugees from the Soviet
occupation zone to the West consisted primarily of young people of ...
The Berlin crisis unfolded in the 1950s in the German capital, which remained a
divided city, a microcosm of the larger Cold War.