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1

How many meeting did CH, Stalin and Roosevelt all individually attend?

CH = 16
Stalin = 7
Roosevelt = 12

2

When was the Casablanca meeting? Who attended? Main topic discussed?

1943
CH, De Gaulle, Roosevelt
italiain campagin

3

When was the Tehran meeting? Who attended? Main topic discussed?

1943
The big 3
1st meeting of the 3 of them - final war strategy against Nazis

4

When was the Malta meeting? Who attended? Main topic discussed?

1945
CH and Roosevelt
Preparation for Yalta

5

When was the Yalta meeting? Who attended? Main topic discussed?

1945 - Feb
Big 3
Final plans for defeat against Germany + post war Europe

6

When was the Potsdam meeting? Who attended? Main topic discussed?

1945 - August
CH, Stalin, Truman
uncontional surrender of Japan policy for Germany

7

Why did the Atlantic charter go against Britain's imperial interests?

Britain was focused on expanding their empire and the Atlantic charter meant that Britain was not fighting to gain territory

8

Wheb did CH become less important in international conferences?

1943

9

What did a great deal of Ch thinking maintaining peace depended on?

on relations outside of Europe - like with the USA

10

What were CH's main 2 post-war aims?

special relationbship with USA
defence of empire

11

When was Ch defeated + who took over from him?

1945 - Clement Atlee

12

What were the 3 main non-communist groupings in the world?

Anglo-American group
Commonwealth
Empire

13

What famous speech did CH give in March 1946?

Speech in Fulton - mentioning the Iron Curtain and resulting in the beginning of the Cold War