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With tensions rising between Russia and NATO, some say it might be the start of a second Cold War. So are we on the brink of Cold War 2.0?
Russia and the Menace of Unreality
“At the NATO summit in Wales last week, General Philip Breedlove, the military alliance’s top commander, made a bold declaration.”
Insight – Russia’s nuclear strategy raises concerns in NATO
“Concern is growing in NATO over Russia’s nuclear strategy and indications that Russian military planners may be lowering the threshold for using nuclear weapons in any conflict, alliance diplomats say.”
The Cold War
“Ill feeling between the U.S. (and its allies) and the Soviet Union burst into the open following the war, as the two countries, with their very different ideologies and interests, emerged as the most powerful nations in the world.”
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