Latest Cold War News

Avid fans of 'The Americans' hope Emmys Cold War will thaw

Sep. 15, 2018 11:20 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In the end, after six seasons of murder most foul, high-stakes espionage and international intrigue, it somehow felt perfect that the climactic scene of "The Americans" should happen in the most mundane of places: a parking garage. There was no bloodshed, and not a single bullet fired....

Gorbachev's interpreter: Best summit deals are written down

Jul. 24, 2018 9:13 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — One man who knows a great deal about Washington-Moscow summits is not ready to call the latest one in Helsinki a failure, despite its confused aftermath. From 1985 to 1991, across ten summits that brought the Cold War to an end and ushered in unprecedented cooperation between Washington and...