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The idea[]

The Truman Doctrine was a policy presented by president Harry S. Truman on March 12, 1947 in a speech to the Congress. Through this policy the United States was suppose to aid support to Greece and Turkey in order to prevent potential takeovers by communists.

Also see[]

  1. Marshall Plan
  2. NSC-68
  3. Yalta Conference

Sources[]

  1. https://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=true&doc=81
  2. http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1780.html
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Truman_Doctrine