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Marshall Plan

President Truman with General George Marshall, 1946
(Source: americaslibrary.gov)

Question 1314142

Following World War II, one of the most important American foreign policy programs was the Marshall Plan which

(A) provided arms and money to governments in Turkey and Greece to fight communism
(B) sought to rebuild western Europe through massive economic aid
(C) placed American troops in Germany to counter the Soviet presence
(D) airlifted tons of supplies into Berlin following a Soviet blockade
(E) established a military alliance, NATO, to counter the new Soviet-led Warsaw Pact

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