Why did the United States become involved in affairs in the Middle East following World War 2?

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To prevent oil-rich Arab nations from falling under Soviet influence.

When and why did the United States get involved in World War 2?

Most would say that we were on an immediate path to war the day following Pearl harbor, Dec 7, 1941 Answer The United States was involved in WWII almost immediately providi

Why did the US get involved in the Middle East after World War 2?

There were multiple reasons behind American Foreign Policy becomingentrenched into the Middle East and North Africa after World WarII. The first were the vacuums caused by Bri

Why did the United States become involved in World War I?

The United States entered World War I as a result of the sinking of the Lusitania (an American passenger liner) in 1915 and the Zimmerman Telegram (which was a German diplomat

What is the reason US became involved in affairs in the Middle East following world war 2?

To prevent oil-rich Arab nations from falling under Sovietinfluence. The United States had a strong interest in acquiring petroleum tofuel its growing economy and so wished t