Soviet Union–United States relations
The relations between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (1917–1991) succeeded the Russian Empire–United States relations (1776–1917) and predate the post-Soviet ...
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Henry Kissinger Speaks About The Trump Phenomenon
Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has enough experience to recognize a good politician. Recently, he spoke about the Trump phenomenon, and it’s effect on the rest of the world. From The Patrio...
New Nuclear Arms Race? Pres.-Elect Donald Trump: U.S. Must Strengthen, Expand
After deviating often from longstanding U.S. nuclear weapons policy during his campaign, Trump signaled Thursday that he will push as president to expand nuc...
Kissinger says Trump could go down in history as "a very considerable president"
Henry Kissinger, a former national security advisor and former secretary of state, says Trump is "a phenomenon that foreign countries haven't seen," and that...
Jun 19,1953- Rosenbergs Executed
On this day in 1953, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, who were convicted of conspiring to pass U.S. atomic secrets to the Soviets, are executed at Sing Sing Prison in Ossining, New York.
Mom reveals to kids she's a spy
Before I left for work that balmy spring morning in McLean, Virginia, I placed my casually worded note on the kitchen counter where my kids couldn't miss it.
Donald Trump and Henry Kissinger Will Meet Wednesday
The meeting with Kissinger comes after apparently weeks of telephone conversations between the two men.
U.S. Hockey Team Makes Miracle On Ice - Feb 22, 1980
In one of the most dramatic upsets in Olympic history, the underdog U.S. hockey team, made up of college players, defeats the four-time defending gold-medal winning Soviet team at the XIII Olympic Win...
Russia-NATO Relations Have Fallen To New Cold War Level – Russian PM
The relationships between NATO and Russia have slid down toward a new Cold War, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a panel discussion during the Munich Security Conference, describing NAT...
U.S., Cuba Announce Plans To Resume Commercial Flights
The deal on commercial flights comes exactly one year after Obama and Raúl Castro agree to re-establish ties. The U.S. and Cuban governments announced an agreement to restore commercial flights betwee...
The Crash Site Of Apollo 16's Rocket Booster Has Been Spotted On The Moon
A researcher has finally found the impact crater where the Apollo 16 rocket booster crashed on the Moon, almost 44 years later. The Apollo 16 mission was the fifth NASA mission to land humans on the ...
In 1983 ‘war scare’ Soviet leadership feared nuclear surprise attack by U.S.
A nuclear weapons command exercise by NATO in November 1983 prompted fear in the leadership of the Soviet Union that the maneuvers were a cover for a nuclear surprise attack by the United States, trig...
The Moscow-Washington red phone wasn't red and wasn't a phone
The iconic idea of the direct line from Washington to Moscow is a bright red rotary phone. On this day in 1963, the first DC-to-Moscow hotline was installed in the White House. The purpose? Opening a ...
The Moon Once Had Fountains Of FIRE From Lava Eruptions
US scientists have found traces of carbon in volcanic glass collected from the Apollo missions, and say this volatile gas may have caused fountains of fire on the moon. The moon's surface was hot and ...
Buzz Aldrin Claimed 33 USD In Travel Expenses After Moon Trip
Buzz Aldrin claimed USD 33.31 in travel expenses for a journey from Houston to the Moon and back, according to a Twitter post by the Apollo 11 astronaut who became the second person to walk on the lun...
Russian America
Russian America (Russian: Русская Америка, Russkaya Amerika) was the name of Russian colonial possessions in the Americas from 1733 to 1867. Settlements spanned parts of what are now the US states...
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Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War
The Allied intervention was a multi-national military expedition launched during the Russian Civil War in 1918. The initial goals were to help the Czechoslovak Legions, secure supplies of munitions an...
Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War - Wikipedia
American Relief Administration
American Relief Administration was an American relief mission to Europe and later post-revolutionary Russia after World War I. Herbert Hoover, future president of the United States, was the program di...
Arctic convoys of World War II
The Arctic convoys of World War II were oceangoing convoys which sailed from the United Kingdom, Iceland, and North America to northern ports in the Soviet Union - primarily Arkhangelsk (Archangel) an...
Arctic convoys of World War II - Wikipedia
Cold War
The Cold War was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others) and powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Sov...
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Venona project
The Venona project was a counter-intelligence program initiated by the United States Army Signal Intelligence Service (a forerunner of the National Security Agency) that lasted from 1943 to 1980. The ...
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Cuban Missile Crisis
The Cuban Missile Crisis, also known as the October Crisis (Spanish: Crisis de octubre), The Missile Scare, or the Caribbean Crisis (Russian: Карибский кризис, tr. Karibskiy krizis), was a 13-...
Cuban Missile Crisis - Wikipedia
Korean Air Lines Flight 007
Korean Air Lines Flight 007 (also known as KAL007 and KE007) was a scheduled Korean Air Lines flight from New York City to Seoul via Anchorage. On September 1, 1983, the airliner serving the flight wa...
Korean Air Lines Flight 007 - Wikipedia
Super Series
The Super Series were exhibition games between Soviet teams and NHL teams that took place on each NHL opponents' home ice in North America from 1976 to 1991. The Soviet teams were usually club teams f...