Cold War

A History of The Cold War Era from 1945 to 1991.

US B-90 Nuclear Device

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-b-90-nuclear-device 9th May 2022 -   The B-90 Nuclear Device was a Project advanced by The Livermore Laboratories for possible use by The US Navy in 1980. The compact design and ov …

US Mark 90 ''Betty'' Nuclear Depth Charge

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-mark-90-betty-nuclear-depth-charge 9th May 2022 - The Mark 90 Nuclear Device was an American Navy ‘’Cold War’’ Era weapon, designed as a Depth Charge. To be used in Anti-Submar …

Operation: ''Cresset''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/operation-cresset 23rd Mar 2022 - A series of below ground Nuclear explosive Tests, ‘’Operation: Cresset’’ was conducted in The State of New Mexico (US), betwee …

Soviet RPO-A ''Shmel''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/soviet-rpo-a-shmel 1st Mar 2022 - The Soviet RPO-A Shmel is a Rocket propelled, Infantry weapon, first deployed by Soviet (Russian) Forces during the later years of The Col War (1980). …

The Truman Doctrine

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-truman-doctrine 22nd Feb 2022 - The Truman Doctrine was a ideology and concept developed by then US President Harry Truman. First proposed in 1947, The Doctrine would take until&nbsp …

Operation ''Sandblast''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/operation-sandblast 4th Jan 2022 - Operation ''Sandblast'' was an American Cold War Submarine Deployment conducted in 1960. The US Navy was tasked to circumnavigate The World (underwate …

Soviet Lavochkin La-15 Fighter Jet

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/soviet-lavochkin-la-15-fighter-jet 21st Dec 2021 - The Soviet (Russian) Lavochkin La-15 was an early Cold War Fighter Jet. Over (200) Production Models were deployed between 1949 and 1953. Nicknamed '' …

The Berlin Blockade

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-berlin-blockade 30th Nov 2021 - The ''Berlin Blockade'' and subsequent ''Berlin Airlift'' was a Multi-National response to The Soviet Union's attempt to restrict all NATO attempts at …

''Perestroika''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/perestroika 30th Nov 2021 - The term ''Perestroika'' was a late Cold War Era Political ideology advanced by then Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev in the 1980s. The term …

''Glasnost''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/glastnost 3rd Oct 2021 - The Cold War Era term ''Glasnost'' was actually found in Russian History as early as the 18th Century AD. It is defined as having an ''openness and tr …

''Iron Curtain''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/iron-curtain 2nd Oct 2021 - The term ''Iron Curtain'' was a Cold War Era term which was applied to ''mark'' the supposed physical boundary of Soviet Russian influence (to include …

Soviet ABM-1 ''Galosh''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/soviet-abm-1-galosh 1st Oct 2021 - The Soviet ABM-1 ''Galosh'' (NATO designated) or A-350 GRAU, was a Cold War Era Nuclear Ballistic Missile. Ground (Mobile Vehicle) Launched, it was de …