4 Facts About Cold War

1. The Cold War marked the zenith of peacetime military–industrial complexes, especially in the United States, and large-scale military funding of science.

2. Term second Cold War refers to the period of intensive reawakening of Cold War tensions and conflicts in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

3. The resulting Winter Cold War ended in March 1940 with Finnish concessions.

4. Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union with its satellite states, and the United States with its allies (the Western Bloc) after World War II.