Asked in History of the United StatesCountries, States, and CitiesEuropeEuropean Union
History of the United States
Countries, States, and Cities
Did European countries come to the aid of the Confederacy?
Asked in History, Politics & Society, US Civil War
What countries came to the aid of the confederacy during the Civil War?
No countries came to the aid of the Confederacy, But Judah P Benjamin the confederate Secretary of State came close to securing Britain as an ally who would provide military aid to the south but it faced stiff opposition from traditionalists, and was not passed until March, 1865, by which time it was too late to salvage the Southern cause.
He created financial aid program for European countries?
Asked in US Civil War
Who were the southerns confident that which they were highly dependent upon cotton would come to the aid of the Confederacy?
Asked in US Civil War, Emancipation Proclamation
Why did the confederacy want recongnition from other countries?
European countries whobelonged to secret alliances promised to do what?
Crucial battle in Maryland that staved off European?
The Battle of Antietam was fought in Maryland on September 17, 1862. After the battle, Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed all the slaves living in the Confederacy. This act dissuaded foreign states such as France and England, from coming to the aid of the Confederacy. Both countries had banned slavery and there were unwilling to ally with the Confederacy once the Union had tied their cause to the destruction of slavery.
Why did the US aid countries in western Europe after WWII?
Asked in World War 2, Cold War, Europe, Eastern Europe
What eastern European countries did western Europe aid during the cold war?
Asked in World War 2, Eastern Europe
Why did eastern European economies grow more slowly than western European economies after world war ii?
Asked in World War 1, WW2 Homefront, US in WW2, Communism
Us secretary of state who devised a plan to offer massive economic aid to European countries?
Asked in Countries, States, and Cities
How many countries were assisted under the marshall plan?
Opinions differ on which economic aid programs should be counted as part of the Marshall Plan. However, essentially every European country was offered aid (except fascist Spain). The Soviet Union refused aid and pressured the countries under its occupation to do the same, so that only about 18 countries received aid--except for Turkey, all in Western Europe.
Asked in Confederate States of America
What 2 foreign countries did confederate states want to help them?
Asked in American Revolution
What European countries helped the colonists win the war?
During the American Revolutionary War, several European countries provided much-needed aid that enabled the Colonists to achieve final victory. While Spain and other European nations can be named, it was France that provided the most, and the most important, support, which culminated in the victory at Yorktown in 1781 with the aid of French troops and naval forces in action with the Americans.
Asked in Geography
How did European aid help the Americans win the war?
Asked in World War 2
Who was the secretary of state that proposed a plan to give aid to European countries after world war 2?
Asked in Haiti, Earthquakes
Which countries are helping Haiti?
Countries Helping Haiti The largest relief has come from the United Nations, which is obviously the effort of a collection of countries. The following list of countries helping Haiti comes from a Reuters article (linked below): United States European Union France Netherlands Canada Ghana Germany Iceland Britan Israel Additionally, dozens of organizations such as the Red Cross have sent aid.