The U.S.S.R. (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics), representing communism and socialism, and the U.S.A (United States of America), representing democracy and capitalism. These two countries were the "leaders", per se, of two opposing organisations: The Warsaw Pact, and NATO, respectively. This is incomplete. I highly recommend finding a better answer. I personally suggest either Wikipedia (www.wikipedia.org) or Google (www.google.com).
The Soviet Union and the United States.
The Soviet Union and the United States of America.
Two different topics/questions here; "Local Struggle..." and "Major event of the cold war..." 1. The VN War wasn't a local struggle. It involved the world powers and potential atomic war. 2. Any SHOOTING war during the cold war was a major event.
While historians are not unanimous, it is generally agreed upon that the Cold War began in 1947 and ended in 1991. The two major powers involved in the Cold War were the United States and the Soviet Union.
The United States and the former USSR were the two major superpowers that clashed against each other during the Cold War.
a major event in the cold war was the space race
so what were the major battles of the cold war and why
No battles . I think you are missing the point of the Cold War because there were no battles it was called "Cold". There were a few standoffs and threats, but for the most part it was the western powers looking at the communist dictatorship through the lens of containment.
The major rivals in the cold war was America and Soviet Union (Russia).
The major rivals of the Cold War were the US vs. the USSR.
The Space Race between the United States and the Soviet Union grew out of the Cold War. The rivalry between these two super powers led to major technological advances and achievements at the time.
Cold war was a war of threats, politics between democratic west and communist east. It was caused by the end of WWII with the emergence of two super powers America and the USSR, and their opposing ideologies. It was called a cold war because there were no occasions of direct armed conflict between the super powers.
the major players of the cold war were the usa and the ussr which include josseph Stalin of the ussr.
The USA and USSR competed during the cold war
Sputnik scared the Western Powers. It was a begnin sattellite but it indicated major Soviet advances in technology.
russia and america
vietnam war and the cold war
the major allied powers were America, Russia, France, and Great Britian.
The major powers after world war 2 were Russia and the U.S. each had their respective groups supporting them and were at odds with one another.
The cold war was about how two countries fought each other.
the two true Major powers involved in the Cold war were America and Russia. Both sides supplied arms, supplies and, in some case, men to aid in their allies conflicts. (The Korean and Vietnam War, along with the battles in the middle east)
Cold War propaganda helped further entrench the military as one of the major industrial powers in the country. Also, it helped solidify a strong "us vs. them" mentality that is necessary for any empire to prosper.