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Cold War


The moon and us

July 20, 2019 12:04 am

It may have lost a bit of its mystique for the poet, but it continues to entice and challenge the scientist.

Explained: Demilitarized Zone, where Trump may meet Kim, is a vestige of Cold War

June 29, 2019 1:05 pm

The DMZ, which runs across the Korean Peninsula, is 248 kilometres long and the 4 kilometres wide. Created as a buffer at the close of the 1950-53 Korean War, it's jointly overseen by the American-led UN Command and North Korea.

From Indo-Pacific to Eurasia

June 09, 2018 12:19 am

India is one of the few powers straddling maritime and continental coalitions. Delhi needs to be nimble-footed.

May 24, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Cold War Politics

May 23, 2018 11:29 pm

On May 24, 1978, the International Institute for Strategic Studies predicted an uncertain economic future for the Soviet Union when the Brezhnev era ends.

Sweden to distribute brochure in case of crisis or war

May 23, 2018 12:54 pm

The brochure is a reflection of Stockholm's concerns over a worsened security situation in the Baltic Sea region over the past few years.

Video: SPOOKY numbers on the radio UNVEILS Cold War theory on SPIES and espionage

April 20, 2018 7:07 pm

At the height of the Cold War, listeners would notice some bizarre broadcasts over the waves. It would range from weird melodies and recitals to sound of several beeps, people counting random numbers in different languages and creepy voice of a child reciting letters in English. These were known as 'Numbers Stations'. 

NATO says implementing 'biggest' defence boost since Cold War, Spearhead force key element

June 18, 2015 7:54 am

Moscow's 2014 annexation of Crimea and its meddling in eastern Ukraine have triggered concern in ex-communist eastern and central European states that joined NATO after the Cold War.

Superpower tussle may trigger Cold War n-tripwire

May 01, 2015 3:35 pm

In recent months, as tensions between the West and Russia have surged in the wake of the Ukraine war, the Baltics have begun to emerge as the frontlines of a new cold war.

Putin says Russia will stand firm in standoff with West

March 26, 2015 6:18 pm

"Moscow has no intention to "make concessions or bend down", said Putin.

US prosecutors: New spy case shows Russia up to old tricks

February 01, 2015 4:03 pm

A judge ordered Buryakov held without bail. Podobnyy and Sporyshev have returned to Russia.


Berlin Wall now and then: These photos show city's division during Cold War

November 09, 2019 10:36 am

This combination of photos shows a section of the Berlin Wall where it divided the city during the Cold War and the same location.