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Thursday, October 21, 2021

Cold War


An opening in West Asia

July 25, 2021 3:06 pm

New governments in Israel, Iran may provide room for negotiation for Palestinians.

India and the great power triangle of Russia, China and US

April 13, 2021 8:47 am

Delhi has successfully managed the changing dynamics between the great powers, and is now in an even better position to do so thanks to the size of the Indian economy.

Explained: An 'espionage plot' in Italy, and how it could impact Russia-NATO ties

April 03, 2021 9:48 am

The incident in Italy adds to the long list of occasions on which Russia has been accused of spying in Europe.

Explained: What Russia's exit means for Open Skies Treaty

January 22, 2021 2:34 pm

In November, the United States left the OST first after accusing Russia of violating the pact– allegations that Russia denied. Moscow has now blamed Washington for its own decision of leaving the treaty.

Germany tests warning sirens for first time since end of Cold War

September 11, 2020 11:50 am

The newly created National Warning Day, or Warntag, will now be observed every year on September 10 to inform the public about what to do in the backdrop of a national emergency, the Guardian reported.

The moon and us

July 04, 2020 12:41 pm

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.


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.