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Cold War all over again?
Cold War all over again?

Reading the latest headlines transports me into my childhood, which was spent in a country that no longer exists. I grew up in St. Petersburg, then in the USSR, in the mid '70s and '80s. The Cold War was in full swing. The news stories that involve Russia now are almost identical to the ones from that era. Media are reporting that Russian military planes are conducting training missions dangerously close to other aircraft and that Russian troops are conducting an invasion of a neighboring country while trying to convince Russian citizens otherwise. It seems like we went full circle and history is repeating itself. The Cold War is back. Since Russian President Vladimir Putin seems...