Cold War

Sweden brings back Cold War policy to face Russia (2017)

The country of Sweden beefs up its military defenses to face a Russia threat.

World News

Cold War Listening Station Near Berlin

Star Trek Discovery<p>It’s a pretty good show, I must say. I can say it’s probably the most BEAUTIFUL show on right now for sure. Everything is really …

Travel Photography

Lancaster sets public hearing on extending tax exemption for Cold War vets

Lancaster town officials have set a public hearing for 7:15 p.m. Jan. 16 on a proposed new law that would revive a property tax exemption for Cold …

Taxes

What we know of the Koreas' red and green phones

<b>Every weekday for the past two years, a South Korean official has picked up a green phone and rung a counterpart just over the border in North Korea. No-one has picked up the call in that time.</b><p>But all that changed at 15:30 (06:30 GMT) on 3 January 2018. During the course of 20 minutes, the two …

North Korea

Boris Johnson claims Russia’s hostility to UK and West as bad as end of Cold War

Russia’s hostility towards the UK and the West has not been as bad since the end of the Cold War, Boris Johnson has claimed.<p>The Foreign Secretary …

Russia

Let's Hear it for a New Cold War

HyPeskin_KennedyCollection-046<br>(Image by urcameras) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>A new Cold War is what we need,<br>Here in the land of the …

Liberal View

How to survive a nuclear attack: State

As President Xi Jinping continues to voice concerns over Pyongyang's nuclear and missiles programme - and apparent provocation by the US and South …

North Korea

Hawaii dusts off Cold War siren after North Korean missile test

Just days after North Korea tested its most powerful missile yet, Hawaii is dusting off a relic not heard on the islands since the end of the Cold …

North Korea

What’s Left of America’s Cold War Civil Defense System?

Hawaii is testing its nuclear warning signal. How much other infrastructure is still ready for action?<p>In the mid-1990s, after the Cold War had come …

Culture

How Robert Mugabe’s rise was intimately tied to U.S. Cold War politics

Facing almost certain impeachment, Robert Mugabe has resigned, ending his 40-year rule in Zimbabwe. And while it’s tempting to see the attempted coup …

Foreign Policy

Canadian Forces Track Russian Subs as New Cold War Brews Under the Atlantic

NATO forces are reporting Russian submarine activity not seen “since the days of the Cold War.”<p>Under the waves of the Atlantic Ocean a new front line has emerged as a resurgent Russia tries to exert its influence on the global stage. Russian submarines have been challenging NATO in the biggest …

War

Facing Russian threat, NATO boosts operations for the first time since the Cold War

Defense ministers approved plans that would bolster their ability to keep an eye on Russian submarines in the Atlantic Ocean, where crucial undersea …

War

Attacks similar to the ones in Cuba happened during the Cold War

The story of U.S. personnel who came down with hearing loss and other symptoms after serving in Cuba continues to get stranger. Most of the two dozen …

Conservative View

Northern Ireland's nuclear war bunker to be saved

Northern Ireland's planned war room in the event of a nuclear attack is set to be preserved for posterity.<p>It may seem less than ordinary from the …

News (Ireland)

Because of Russia, NATO is boosting operations for the first time since the Cold War

Print<p>BRUSSELS — As the spectre of conflict with Russia looms over Europe, NATO defence ministers decided Wednesday to expand the alliance’s …

War

US should erase the Cold War mentality with China

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said in a Fox News interview on Monday that China had beaten the US considerably in terms of trade but that …

China

15 People Share The Juicy Drama Going On At Their Job/School Right Now

<i>Even though we know NOTHING about these following people, it is oddly satisfying getting a peek into their hot juicy gossip that is going down AS WE</i> …

M. Night Shyamalan

How some kids helped with the design of the Cold War fallout shelter sign by The World - Listen to music

20th Century

Target America: Dissecting Moscow’s Social Media Campaign

In recent years, Russia has waged a new cold war on the United States through its actions, though we have only recently come to grips with this …

Social Media

This Polish phonetic map from the Cold War is amazing and totally spot on

Love this Polish phonetic map from "The Red Atlas". For Warsaw Pact troops seeking to blend in as they occupy 'Saufend' & 'Landen' …

British Humour

Secret Cold War Nuclear Bunker to Become Largest Cannabis Factory

What do you get when you cross a German Cold War nuclear bunker with a new marijuana law? We promise this isn’t the set-up for some off-color …

Cannabis

US ‘nuclear bombers on 24-hour alert’

October 23, 2017 7:54PM<p>NORTH Korea has called Donald Trump a “hooligan” and a “lunatic” after the US reportedly put its nuclear bombers back on …

North Korea

US prepares to put nuclear bomber force back on Cold War alert

The US Air Force is planning to put nuclear-armed bombers back on 24-hour alert, a readiness level last seen in the dying days of the Cold War.<p>The …

War

Could Wonder Woman 2's Cold War Setting be Connected to Justice League?

<b>Warning: The following may contain spoilers for Justice League and Wonder Woman 2</b><p>–<p><i>Wonder Woman’s</i> success was a big deal for the DC Extended Universe …

Superheroes

Cold War in the Arctic: Russia, Norway Dig In - WSJ

BARENTSBURG, Norway—In this coal-mining town on the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, the school instructs in Russian, food is priced in rubles and a large Soviet-era sign declares: “Our Goal is Communism.”<p>But this state-funded slice of Russia is actually on Norwegian territory, and Oslo subsidizes a …

Russia

The Postcolonial Cold War

In an August interview with <i>The American Prospect,</i> then White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon said that the United States is “at economic war with …

International Relations

We don't want a 'new Cold War' with Russia, says NATO chief

Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says alliance is concerned with lack of transparency on Russian military exercises<p>BUCHAREST, Romania – NATO’s …

Russia

Tinker, tailor, punter, spy: the everyday deceptions of worklife

At a very young age, when I realised my dream of becoming a steam train driver was unrealisable, I turned my attention to becoming a spy. I wanted to …

Tailoring

Is the new Cold War between US, Cuba based on old Cold War spycraft?

<b>MIAMI —</b> The dark arts of intelligence and diplomacy are often compared to a chess match. But a former U.S. diplomat this week turned to a less …

Conservative View

The New Red-Baiting

Bret Stephens, whom the New York Times hired from the Wall Street Journal after Trump’s election, woke up in a Cold War mood on Saturday. After …

British Philosophy