Later that year, in October, the administration said that North Korea was secretly enriching uranium — a claim Pyongyang denied. The decision to intervene in Korea grew out of the tense atmosphere that characterized Cold War politics.
Bythe agreement had largely fallen apart.
Click here for an interactive map that highlights the metropolitan areas with the highest concentrations of immigrant groups. Indeed, Asia proved to be the site of the first major battle waged in the name of containment: the Korean War.
The Soviet Union exploded an atomic bomb inending the United States' monopoly on the weapon. Likewise, more Korean immigrants had graduate or professional degrees 20 percent than other immigrants 13 percent and native-born individuals 12 percent.
Bush took office inhis administration took a more hardline approach to North Korea, postponing talks and expressing skepticism about whether Pyongyang was adhering to the Agreed Framework. General Assembly in September, Trump said that if the U.
Although formulation of the Truman Doctrine, Marshall Plan, and the Berlin Airlift suggested that the United States had a particular concern with the spread of communism in Europe, America's policy of containment extended to Asia as well. In Europe, Soviet intervention in Greece and Turkey had given rise to the Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan, which funneled aid to war-torn Europe in the hopes of warding off communist political victories.