Posted: April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized




Pro-Russians seize state buildings in eastern Ukraine

Putin’s Crossroads

Japan to intercept any North Korea missile deemed a threat–sector.html;_ylt=AwrBJSCofj9TaTQAkX_QtDMD

Uganda police raid HIV project for ‘homosexuality training’;_ylt=AwrBEiFIXz9ThBcATB_QtDMD

Syria Is What Happens When Islam Wins

The little-known weapon the U.S. used to fight the Soviets during the Cold War

Today in Cold War History April 7
1948 – The World Health Organization is established by the United Nations.
1954 – President Dwight D. Eisenhower gives his “domino theory” speech during a news conference.
1955 – Winston Churchill resigns as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom amid indications of failing health.
1956 – Spain relinquishes its protectorate in Morocco.
1971 – President Richard Nixon announces his decision to increase the rate of American troop withdrawals from Vietnam.
1977 – German Federal prosecutor Siegfried Buback and his driver are shot by two Red Army Faction members while waiting at a red light.
1978 – Development of the neutron bomb is canceled by President Jimmy Carter.
1980 – The United States severs relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran.
1983 – During STS-6, astronauts Story Musgrave and Don Peterson perform the first space shuttle spacewalk.
1985 – Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev declares a moratorium on the deployment of middle-range missiles in Europe.
1989 – Soviet submarine Komsomolets sinks in the Barents Sea off the coast of Norway killing 42 sailors.
1990 – Iran Contra Affair: John Poindexter is found guilty of five charges for his part in the scandal (the conviction is later reversed on appeal).

Egypt: Muslims Returning from Mosque Prayers Murder Five Christians


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