Why did the mujahedeen receive us support even though they were against some american ideals?
a. the mujahedeen wanted to establish an afghan democracy.
b. the mujahedeen promised to protect u. s. oil interests.
c. the mujahedeen aimed to created a pro-u. s. alliance in the region.
d. the mujahedeen were trying to overthrow the communists.
D. The mujahedeen were trying to overthrow the communists.
The leaders of the Soviet Union wound up worried that President Amin was having discourses with the United States. On December 24, 1979, the Soviet Union attacked Afghanistan. They had President Amin killed and introduced their own pioneer, President Babrak Karmal.
The United States bolstered the Afghanistan revolts so as to attempt and oust the socialist government and to keep the spread of socialism. The United States gave the Mujahideen Stinger rockets. These empowered them to shoot down Soviet helicopters and were a noteworthy defining moment in the war.
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rosevelt. 1973. "slaves everywhere"
for the united states of america, 1945 to 1964 was a time of high economic growth and general prosperity. it was also a time of confrontation as the capitalist united states and its allies politically opposed the soviet union and other communist countries; the cold war had begun.