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Saturday, July 17, 2010

Potsdam Conference Opens
Dwyer Arce at 12:00 AM ET

On July 17, 1945, a conference attended by US President Harry Truman, UK Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and Soviet leader Joseph Stalin opened in Postdam, Germany. Along with the Yalta Conference a few months prior, Potsdam created the post-World War II world order.

Learn more about the Postdam Conference from the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum.




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