Joseph Stalin died at the age of 74. He was succeeded by Nikita Khrushchev.
This marked the beginning of de-Stalinization policies.
North Korea remains associated with the USSR, while South Korea associates with the United States, Their subsequent ideologies/political systems are because of this alignment.
These documents served to end the First Indochina War by separating Vietnam by the two differing ideologies. With the communist-led North Vietnam and USA-aligned South, a similar ideological divide had occurred as was previously seen on the Korean peninsula.
This pact was signed between the Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc states to create an opposing yet similar in concept defense treaty to that of NATO.
This was an uprising against the Hungarian People's Republic and its Soviet policies. This event an important example of the ideological conflicts that many eastern bloc states had been almost a member of a grey area between the capitalistic west and communist east. Protesters used their flag with the soviet emblem cut out as a symbol for the revolution.
THE DEATH OF STALIN
KOREAN WAR ENDS
Crisis and Escalation
COLD WAR PERIOD OF 1953-1962
An invasion by France, U.K. and Israel in order to gain control of the Suez Canal from Egypt, an effort to maintain ideological and geographic pressure in the region so as it was not the Soviet Union instead. Despite later being heavily criticized, the efforts of France, U.K. and Israel was to maintain western control.