cold war

‘The Americans’ aren’t thrilled about Russia making headlines

For many viewers, Cold War-style subterfuge seemed a historical relic when the story of Philip (Matthew Rhys) and Elizabeth Jennings (Keri Russell), married spies embedded in suburban 1980s Washington, premiered in early 2013. Now, as the penultimate season opens, it’s front-page news. Investigations

France watches skies for Russian wargames, domestic drone threat

From close-up encounters with Russian warplanes to the threat of attacks from lightweight drones, France's air force is on alert on two fronts as it confronts a return to Cold War shadow-boxing and heightened domestic security concerns, Reuters reports. In the latest

Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens – Reuters

While there have been no clashes between the former Cold War rivals, Russia is building up forces on its western frontiers at a time when the NATO alliance is staging major military exercises and increasing deployments on its eastern flank, Reuters

Russian PM: We Are in ‘a New Cold War’

"The political line of NATO toward Russia remains unfriendly and closed," Medvedev said in his speech at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday, UNIAN reports. "It can be said more sharply: we have slid into a time of a new cold war," he