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Under the Truman Doctrine, the United States agreed to

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Nicholas Rivera on July 15, 2018

Correct answer: The united states agreed to provide financial and military assistance to countries that were fighting against a communist takeover.Explanation/detail:The Truman Doctrine was the first thing that the president said to Congress in 1947, saying: "it must be the policy of the united States to support free people who are resisting attempts of subjugation by armed minorities or by outside pressures." In essence, the Truman Doctrine pledged American effort in other places in the world to check the spread of communist and Soviet influence. The policy was first put into action in 1948 by providing economic support to Greece and Turkey to prevent communist movement in the countries.

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