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The US must harden its response to Putin’s new Cold War

The Cold War lasted four decades, in many ways both beginning and ending in Berlin. The good news is that it remained cold — largely because nuclear weapons introduced a discipline missing from previous great-power rivalries — and that the United States, together with its European and Asian allies, emerged victorious, owing to sustained political, […]