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Sweden, NATO and the new threat

ONCE AGAIN SWEDISH JAS Gripen fighter jets have been escorting an American B52 bomber over Swedish territory during NATO’s yearly Baltops exercise. One has to admit that there is some beauty in the picture, and as such it was merely a … Continue reading

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Cold War not cold – Third World stood in flames

The Cold War is long gone but its aftermath certainly lives on, at least in the developing world that still suffers from the complications caused by the superpower rivalry. The usual misunderstanding surrounding the Cold War is that it really … Continue reading

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