Portal:Cold War/Did you know

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  • ...that the Doomsday Clock has been maintained since 1947 by the Board of Directors of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists at the University of Chicago?
  • ...that the X Article, formally was titled "The Sources of Soviet Conduct?" The article describes the concepts that would become the bedrock of American Cold War policy and was published in Foreign Affairs in 1947?
  • ...that during the Cold War, India tried to maintain its neutrality and was one of the founding members of the Non-Aligned Movement?
  • ...that Stanislav Petrov was the Soviet Army lieutenant colonel who conceivably averted a nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union in 1983?
  • ...that the Burya was a trisonic, intercontinental cruise missile designed by the Lavochkin design bureau?