Who wanted Germany?
Causes of the Berlin Blockade
- Stalin was afraid the USA was going to rebuild Germany as an ally against the USSR.
- He wanted the western allies to back down.
What did USA, Britain and France do with their zones?
They joined the zones to form Trizonia
24 June 1948 – 12 May 1949
What did the USA when the USSR closed roads, railways and banned flying?
What was this known as?
- Flew food and fuel to the western side.
- Berlin Airlift
When was the ban lifted?
What happened to Germany when the ban was lifted?
It was divided into 2 countries.
What was the currency in Trizonia(West Germany)?