How did Stalin gain control of eastern Europe?
Asked in USSR in WW2, Cold War, Europe, Soviet Union (USSR)
Why did Stalin set up soviet influenced governments in Eastern Europe?
Asked in Eastern Europe
How did the USSR gain control over Eastern Europe?
Why did Stalin want the Allied forces to invade Europe in World War 2?
Why did the Allied victory in World War 2 did not lead to the spread of capitalist democratic-republics across Eastern Europe?
What?Isn't Communism good? Anyway, Soviet Union is part of Allied after the betrayal of Hitler (Operation Barbarossa). If without soviet's aid, US might need to plant 2 more atomic bombs on Berlin. (I say Maybe). So Stalin took the credit for defeating Germans and was able to gain control in Eastern Europe. By the way, USSR did suffer heavy damage, which is a good "excuse" for Stalin to fight for control in Eastern Europe so as to ensure her safety which led to the failure of capitalist democratic in Eastern Europe.
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The eastern European states tended to be smaller, poorer, and with less stable central governments that could be easily overtaken by a coup d'etat. Generally, these dictatorships were able to move in and take control of the military and there was little the people of the countries could do about it.