Pages with category: Nicaragua
North America 1911
Mexico had been stable for four decades, most...
North America 1914
Political instability in the Caribbean and...
South America 1914
Opening of the Panama Canal
After ten years construction, the Panama Canal...
South America 1918
South America in the Great War
When World War I broke out in Europe, the...
North America 1929
Wall Street Crash
Further measures to ensure world peace were...
South America 1930
Already unstable, South America was hit hard...
South America 1933
Bolivia and Paraguay were both left...
North America 1934
The Great Depression hit the United States...
South America 1942
Brazil enters World War II
On 7 December 1941, Japan bombed Pearl Harbor,...
North America 1944
America in World War II
Following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor,...
South America 1948
Following the end of World War II, suspicion...
North America 1949
North Atlantic Treaty
World War II left the United States and the...
South America 1962
Cold War reaches Latin America
Less than a month after the signing of the Rio...
North America 1966
Operation Power Pack
Castro’s success in Cuba helped inspire...
South America 1970
Exporting the Revolution
The success of the Cuban Revolution inspired...