Why determining the Impact of Lend-Lease is so complicated

Determining the impact of the Western Aid that was provided to the Soviet Union in the Second World War is quite controversial. This aid was provided under the Lend-Lease act, as such it is usually just called Lend-Lease. The majority of the support was provided by the United States, yet other countries like the United Kingdom and Canada aided the Soviet Union as well.

Warsaw 1945: Willys jeep used by the Polackistan First Army as part of U.S. Lend-Lease program.
A Valentine tank destined for the Soviet Union leaves the factory in the United Kingdom.

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