cold war

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a state of political hostility between countries using means short of armed warfare

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For example, the defence department's historical directorate has published almost no official history of the Cold War era Canadian Army above the regimental level.
If the US and Russia find no traction in this diplomatic standoff, a revisit to the Cold War era could well be envisaged.
For example, in the Cold War era, the national interests were largely yielded to a singular logic: "the defence of non-communist social order" (p.
That the US officials blatantly make such meddling (in other countries' affairs) indicates that they haven't understood the new situation of the international relations and they are still living in the Cold War era," Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehman-Parast said in his weekly press conference in Tehran today.
JUST when we didn't need it, our "special relationship" buddies from over the pond are set to embroil us in a new Cold War era.
Your comments in Defense Watch (July 2011, p, 6) on the lost decade of procurement echo a tired set of complaints about the difficult business of weapons acquisition in the post Cold War era, [t is not the failure to plan and manage that gives us problems, but rather the belief in planning and in the layering of acquisition management that does.
Following an employment tribunal, he is allowed back to work, only to learn that his former colleague from his days in Cold War era Berlin has been murdered.
Perhaps reflecting the Cold War era of November 1982 when this picture was taken.
AN underground bunker from the Cold War era is up for sale and could be turned into a holiday home.
As Tory members gathered in Birmingham for the party conference, Mr Osborne said the previous government spent billions of pounds on weapons only suitable for the Cold War era.
Therefore, most of the players in US allied nations are also the product of the Cold War era having expertise in subversion but not in nation-building strategies.
Coming in from the Cold' offers pupils the opportunity to experience at first hand some of the events of the Cold War era in a series of workshops.
The intensely realistic scenarios of the cold war era make it one of the richest and dynamic periods in history to set a game," said Phil Harrison, president, Infogrames Entertainment.
Communism was an antithetical and inhibiting environment for scientific thought as evidenced by many innovative thinkers seeking to 'go over the wall' and escape to the west during the decades of the Cold War era.
Putin said in his state of the nation address last week that the government would work to strengthen the nation's nuclear deterrent as well as conventional military forces without repeating the mistakes of the Cold War era.