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Afghanistan helps Cold War ex-foes bury hatchet

Published on 21/11/2010

Afghanistan’s troubled history of recent decades, with internal fighting, an invasion by Russia in 1979 and later, Nato troops in the country, served 20 November as the focus of a historic agreement between Nato countries and Russia. The Nato-Soviet military foes of the Cold War saw their world change in 1985 with the Reagan-Gorbachev summit ...