Berlin Airlift: The Cold War Begins - Extra History

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  • Published on:  Thursday, December 7, 2017
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    Tension between the Soviet Union and their former World War 2 Allies escalated into a hostile blockade of Berlin. All sides wanted to avoid another war, but the United States, Great Britain, and France refused to bend to Stalin's pressure. They came up with a daring plan to supply Berlin by air.
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    Extra Credits

     a years ago +1394

    The Soviet Union has blockaded half of Berlin. The people will soon starve. Only the daring, impossible Berlin Airlift can save the city and prevent another World War.

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  • Bubbles Bubbles

    Bubbles Bubbles

     6 days ago

    Germany after the war be like: Help me I'm being robbed my freedom

    USA: I'm giving you freedom the tough way

  • Juni Post

    Juni Post

     7 days ago

    I have found the song of the airlift. Ya cant tell me this song doesnt make you smile and think of those brave flyers doing whats right.

  • Zman201


     14 days ago

    8:48 Anyone else hear when he says Ernst Reuter his voice cracks?

  • Awesome Gaming

    Awesome Gaming

     14 days ago +2

    7:53 “The Soviets had been Stalin diplomatically for this reason.”

  • Westyboi96


     14 days ago

    I love my history but never knew about the Berlin airlift. Awesome video as always

  • dastoopid


     21 days ago

    this video seems unreal but it’s tru man

  • Phyrun Ouch

    Phyrun Ouch

     21 days ago +2

    stalin diplomatically 7:54

  • Tarkobian Warr

    Tarkobian Warr

     21 days ago

    Ahhh didnt Russia just make barrage balloons the shape of plates and use that? Pfft silly Russia

  • Nina Davis

    Nina Davis

     21 days ago

    also the life of Gorege Washington

  • Nina Davis

    Nina Davis

     21 days ago

    Extra credits can you do more Cold War videos

  • Mark Spencer

    Mark Spencer

     28 days ago +1

    I love history this you the best and can you make one for operation Barbarossa!

  • Meme Man

    Meme Man

     28 days ago

    9:28 Comrade's,?

    sounds like communist propaganda but ok

  • Fighter 2019

    Fighter 2019

     1 months ago

    That was actually the case when military power served for humanity

  • TalonNotSkillz


     1 months ago

    Wait, You Guys Get Food?

  • FadedX


     1 months ago

    0:46 wasting food in an already starving city?

  • Droiz


     1 months ago

    Ughh I hate capitalism and food

  • jake peralta

    jake peralta

     1 months ago

    Russians and weather. Better love story than twighlight

  • CrystaK Darkshadow

    CrystaK Darkshadow

     1 months ago


  • Justice Ben-Ezra

    Justice Ben-Ezra

     1 months ago

    U.S. Navy?