COLD WAR RADIO #19

Posted: March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

SPECIAL REPORT: Crisis in the Ukraine

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SHOW NOTES:

Ukraine update: Russia prepares the battle space http://libertyunyielding.com/2014/02/27/ukraine-update-russia-prepares-battle-space/#bUQ8zP0xgkgj0CVp.99

Sarah Palin may be having a bragging rights moment.http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2014/02/28/palin-on-ukraine-i-told-you-so/

Russia Seeks Access to Bases in Eight Countries for Its Ships and Bombers http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/russia-seeks-access-bases-eight-countries-its-ships-and-bombers#sthash.lIvH5v9d.Sgwilbsk.dpuf

Specter of Money Haunts Ukraine’s Turmoil http://www.themoscowtimes.com/opinion/article/specter-of-money-haunts-ukraines-turmoil/495037.html

Upper house to demand recall of Moscow ambassador to U.S.  http://news.yahoo.com/upper-house-demand-recall-moscow-ambassador-u-160038208–finance.html;_ylt=AwrBJR9bBBJTxhQAp0nQtDMD

Obama Skips National Security Team Meeting on Russia, Ukraine http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/obama-skips-national-security-team-meeting-russia-ukraine_783659.html

Today in Cold War History for March 1st

1947 – The International Monetary Fund begins financial operations.
1950 – Cold War: Klaus Fuchs is convicted of spying for the Soviet Union by disclosing top secret atomic bomb data.
1953 – Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin suffers a stroke and collapses; he dies four days later.
1954-Nuclear testing: The Castle Bravo, a 15-megaton hydrogen bomb, is detonated on Bikini Atoll in the Pacific Ocean, resulting in the worst radioactive contamination ever caused by the United States.
1954 – Puerto Rican nationalists attack the United States Capitol building, injuring five Representatives.
1956 – Formation of the East German Nationale Volksarmee
1961 – American President John F. Kennedy establishes the Peace Corps.
1966 – Venera 3 Soviet space probe crashes on Venus becoming the first spacecraft to land on another planet’s surface.
1966 – The Ba’ath Party takes power in Syria.
1971 – A bomb explodes in a men’s room in the United States Capitol: the Weather Underground claims responsibility.
1973 – Black September storms the Saudi embassy in Khartoum, Sudan, resulting in the assassination of three Western hostages.

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