The United States viewed the Soviet Union as a pariah state during its nascent years and did not extend full diplomatic relations
The alliance of the United States, the United Kingdom,
But when Germany invaded the Soviet Union during World War II,
When the United States joined the war in December 1941, $11,000,000,000
until November 16, 1933 during Franklin D. Roosevelt's administration — the last Western power to do so.
in Lend Lease aid was allocated to the Soviet Union .
most Americans became sympathetic to the Soviet cause.
and the Soviet Union led to the defeat of Nazi Germany.