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What is ' cold war '?

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Asked by mohd basheer, 02 Aug '11 06:15 pm
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The Cold War was the tense relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union (USSR) during the 46-year period following the World War II's end, but before the end of the Soviet Union. It refers to the time between 1945 and 1991. The war was unlike any other war, because the two countries' armies never directly went to war with each other. Many people feared that the relations would end in a nuclear war, but that never happened.
Source: wikipedia
Answered by LIPSIKA, 02 Aug '11 07:02 pm

 
  
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The Cold War is the name given to the relationship that developed primarily between the USA and the USSR after World War Two. The Cold War was to dominate international affairs for decades and many major crises occurred - the Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam, Hungary and the Berlin Wall being just some. For many the growth in weapons of mass destruction was the most worrying issue.
Do note that USSR in 1945 was Russia post-1917 and included all the various countries that now exist individually (Ukraine, Georgia etc) but after the war they were part of this huge country up until the collapse of the Soviet Union (the other name for the USSR).
Logic would dictate that as the USA and the USSR fought as allies during World War Two, their relationship after the war would be firm and friendly. This never happened and any appearance that these two powers were friendly during the war is illusory.
Before the war, America had depicted the Soviet Union as almost the devil-incarnate. The Soviet Uni ...more
Answered by OBERoi, 02 Aug '11 06:18 pm

 
  
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The Cold War is the name given to the relationship that developed primarily between the USA and the USSR after World War Two. The Cold War was to dominate international affairs for decades and many major crises occurred - the Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam, Hungary and the Berlin Wall being just some. For many the growth in weapons of mass destruction was the most worrying issue.
Answered by aflatoon, 09 Nov '11 01:20 pm

 
  
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Cold War is term given when two person or country are against each other but do not fight it out openly, tries to let down other but still does not fight it out, or not on speaking terms.
Answered by rajendra partap sinha, 02 Aug '11 09:42 pm

 
  
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Haath ke badle muh chalana is cold war
Answered by krish, 02 Aug '11 06:27 pm

 
  
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