Ussr And The United States Essays

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Both the USSR and the U.S. did not trust each other, this lead to prior tension waiting for a catalyst. The USSR mistrusted the U.S. as the U.S. helped in the Russian civil war, the western countries did not invite the USSR to the League of Nations or the Munich conference. The U.S. did not trust the USSR due to the creation of ComIntern, and the USSR negotiating with Hitler. During the Russian Civil war the U.S. along with Britain and France helped the White army during the Russian Civil war to fight off the communist Bolsheviks. The U.S. and other western countries did not invite the USSR to the League of Nations, a council of many governments that discussed world problems. The USSR was also not invited to the World War One peace talks. A final factor that lead to the mistrust of the U.S by the USSR is that the U.S. did not invite the USSR to the Munich Conference. This caused mistrust as the USSR had a security pact with Czechoslovakia and the conference decided the fate of Czechoslovakia after World War Two. The U.S. did not trust the USSR largely due to the USSR being communist. The USSR had an organization the International Communist Party, also called ComIntern that was made to introduce and spread communism to other countries. This caused not only mistrust by the U.S. but also mistrust from Britain. The USSR also caused mistrust, though negotiating with Hitler. After Germany, led by Hitler, invaded Poland the USSR and Hitler negotiated to annex Poland between them.…

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