After World War II, a struggle between the Communist nations and the democratic nations occurred which is known as the Cold War. The United States had a policy set up that clearly stated that any nation invaded by a communist country would have the assistance of the United States Government in controlling Communism expansion. This theory was known as containment. Containment was used throughout the Cold War, and the policy appeared to be a success
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with the decision of the Government in taking the non-aggressive path to containing Communism. The Containment Policy has been a success so far, as history will prove, in containing Communist expansion. If the Cold War was a success, then obviously their philosophy of containment was also a success. Thus, making it a very intelligent solution to build allies and fight Communism. In my opinion, the free world was saved by Trumanís policy of containment.