feb 4, 1945 - Yalta Conference
Meeting of Big 3 to determine fate of Germany after WWII. Big 3 agreed on...
-Germany and Berlin divided into 4 zones of allied control
-Free elections in occupied nations
-war crime trials
-war crime trials: put nations (like Germany) on trial for their actions during WWII that harmed innocent civilians
-USSR to join UN
-Despite these agreements, there were numerous disagreements foreshadowing the development of the Cold War.
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Cold War Time Line