Friday, 18 December 2015

10 Enduring Cold War Mysteries And Conspiracy Theories

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The Cold War was the tense time when 'mysterious' became the default setting for international affairs. Two great superpowers stood toe-to-toe, each with the ability to obliterate the world as we know it. Spies slunk through iron curtains, bodies washed up in rivers and no-one was really sure what was going on.

Today, that frigid climate has thawed and released archives that have given us a reasonably accurate historical record of those years. Yet some Cold War mysteries still loom large in the public consciousness.

(via Neatorama)

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