Those nations in Europe that were not part of the Eastern Bloc, or more specifically, those nations allied with the United States in NATO (except Turkey). Neutral or nonaligned nations such as Sweden, Switzerland, Austria, and Spain, though western European in terms of geography, are not usually meant when the term “Western Europe” is used as the opposite for terms such as “Eastern Europe,” “the Eastern Bloc,” or “communist Europe.”
Who in Britain or western europe or America now knows a working seafarer?
He was awakened in the 16th century by a host of social forces in western europe alone.
Oh, yes, to deter and defeat an attack by the Soviet Union on western europe.