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There are many that have a different approach of if it is the U.S or even the Soviets' fault for causing the Cold War. In reality, they've constantly had clashing ideologies and unique arrangements of authorities that have played a major part in causing them to embark on such a dubious relationship. Moreover, that the Soviets distrusted the U.S way before WWII when they intervened in the Russian Civil War and did not understand the Soviet Union until 1933. As a result, during and following WWII, the Soviets were determined to control European countries using their own political agenda to be the hegemonic power and considered that the U.S. had exactly the identical motive. However, the U.S was more eager on protecting those Eastern states from communist influence and sustaining equilibrium throughout these areas. Regardless of the U.S's effort to come to a mutual agreement with the Soviets after the war at the Yalta Conference, anxiety has slowly improved throughout the decades that led to an even further gap between the two major powers (Doc H). Along with, the Soviets ignored the compromises made in the Yalta Conference to have free and fair elections in Europe, rather developing a buffer within Eastern Europe, settling Soviet satellites (Doc F). By committing such actions, the U.S automatically became suspicious and concluded that the Soviets were ultimately forced to spread communism. The U.S farther distrusted the Soviets if they secretly signed the Nonaggression Pact with the Nazis, to get half of Poland for safety reasons, so Germany doesn't invade Russia (Doc C). This pact made it clearly evident for the U.S that the Soviets aren't loyal, that their principal goal is to safeguard their own interests or assets fir...