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Historians reflecting upon the actions of President Dwight D. Eisenhower during both the 1956 Suez Crisis and Hungarian Revolution have concluded which of the following about the president?

A

His deployment of several thousand more troops to both regions inadvertently pushed many Eastern Europeans and Arabs into the Soviet alliance.

B

His refusal to proceed without the full consent of the United Nations Security Council gave the Soviets an edge in both Eastern Europe and the Middle East.

C

His hasty deployment of missiles to both Egypt and West Germany served to escalate tensions with Soviets to an all-time high.

D

His weak response to both incidents caused him to lose respect in the eyes of the American people.

E

His restraint in both incidents was remarkable considering the aggressive actions of the Soviets.

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