Cold War

US, Russia rip up Cold War-era INF missile treaty

'Russia is solely responsible for the treaty's demise,' Pompeo said in a statement issued at an Association of Southeast Asian Nations foreign ministers' meeting.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Amid trade war, Chinese President Xi Jinping talks up economy, heads to Moscow

In interviews published Wednesday, Xi told Russian journalists Chinese consumer demand is driving growth despite the trade war with the United States.

published on : 5th June 2019

Berlin Airlift remembered, key moment in Cold War

Among the invited guests of honor was 98-year-old U.S. pilot Gail Halvorsen, who dropped hundreds of boxes of candy on tiny parachutes into West Berlin during the blockade.

published on : 12th May 2019

Moscow rules: Is Donald Trump a Russian agent?

At the height of the Cold War in the 1950s, the American media and political world were full of bizarre conspiracy theories.

published on : 27th January 2019

UN chief calls for 'total elimination' of nuclear weapons

In a speech to students at Geneva University, Antonio Guterres presented a new disarmament agenda to face challenges emerging in a world where "Cold War tensions have returned."

published on : 24th May 2018

Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal critically ill after 'unknown substance' exposure

A former colonel with Russian military intelligence, Skripal was sentenced to 13 years in jail in Russia in 2006 on charges of spying for Britain.

published on : 6th March 2018