It was mainly because the existence of nuclear weapons. That was why the conflict stayed a 'cold war'; both sides tried to undermine and destroy each other, but they dared not let it go to actual fighting - that would have destroyed them. So they would compete in almost everything
Atomic weapons started the cold war in 1945.
No, the Cold War started when Hitler was dead.
The Cold War started in 1947.
The Cold War started in 1945, and ended in 1991.
The cold war started in the mid 1940s
Atomic Weapons started the cold war. Cold War means Stand-off.
No one single event started the end of the Cold War. Rather it was a series of factors that combined.
the cold war started im may 1945 and it ended in 1991
The US invented the "A-Bomb." That device started the cold war.
Lenin didn't do anything during the cold war. The Cold War started after WWII and Lenin died before that in 1924.
The cold war commenced in 1945 when the A-Bomb detonated.
Hitler did not have any involvement in the Cold War, he was dead by the time it started.
The Cold War had no specific start date, unlike, say, WWII, but it started almost as soon as WWII finished, in 1845.
The United States won the Cold War against the U.S.S.R. The Cold War lasted for 45 years and was started by the Soviet Union.
Atomic weapons started the Cold War (US in 1945, USSR in 1949-dates in which the respective countries obtained the A-Bomb).
The Cold War started during the presidency of Harry S. Truman. Truman was America's 33rd President, serving from 1945 to 1953.
To put it bluntly the cold war started
No individual or country started the Cold War.It was opposing political views between the East and West after the second world war.Both sides believed the other was bent on domination
Yes. World War 2 ended in 1945, and the Cold War started in 1947-48.
Latin America was the strategic backyard of the US during the Cold War. The Cold War started after World War II and lasted until 1991.
the CIA started in 1947 after the cold war
The cold war started in 1945 after the World War II. The cold war was between Russia and some of the western countries. The existence of the nuclear weapons is what led to the development of the Cold war.
The Cold War started in 1945 and ended with the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991.
It actually started in the Soviet Union
Very little. Joseph Stalin died in 1953. The Cold War was barely started at the time. However, he was ruler during the Korean War, which was in the very begginning of the Cold War.