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Foreign Policy Issues and War Throughout the era of 1900 to 1950 the United States underwent many changes in every aspect of the nation Two of the main areas dealt with were the US foreign policy issues and war In this timeframe the US partook in many actions with or against another country In this paper I will show that the United States throughout this era played peacekeeper Each event chosen has some aspect of the United States keeping peace These events will take place in chronological order and I will start with the Panama Canal Treaty of 1903 and continue on to discuss the Roosevelt Corollary of 1904 the Kellogg-Briand Peace Pact of 1928 and finally wrapping up with the Transcript of Meeting between President Roosevelt and Soviet Commissar for Foreign Affairs Molotov In 1903 Theodore Roosevelt President of the United States funded and organized a revolution in Panama so the United States could build a canal through there It all started when the Colombian government refused to sign an agreement that would allow the US to build a canal through this area So Teddy Roosevelt saw a different option by aiding in a revolution in the area that they needed to build the canal in So this happened and Roosevelt paid the newly formed government ten million dollars to build the canal They agreed How were they peacekeeping here Well after the treaty was agreed upon the United States had American troops defending the new Panamanian government which actually was a part of the treaty itself Article I states The United States guarantees and will maintain the independence of the Republic of Panama This was the beginning of many other peacekeeping obligations the US would undertake as time marched on Second came the Roosevelt Corollary President Teddy Roosevelt created this update to the Monroe Doctrine This came about when Venezuela stopped paying back its debts to Europeans The navies of Britain Italy
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