The policy of containment was a diplomatic strategy of the United States to prevent the spread of the communism during the Cold War.What was the essential element of the policy of containment?
The essential element of the policy of containment was?: a commitment to rolling back communism. a rejection of involvement in affairs outside the Western Hemisphere. a commitment to holding communism within the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.What was the purpose of the US policy of containment?
Containment Facts - 1: The purpose of the US Containment policy was to restrict communist expansion response to a series of moves by the Soviet Union to enlarge its communist sphere of influence in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, China, Korea, Cuba and Vietnam.