Throughout history, conflicts between nations has been
unavoidable. Even many of the smallest countries seem to
need military protection. Few countries however have been
involved in conflicts lasting more than fifty years and
never actually been in a battle verse each other.
The Americans and the Russians had been friends for a
century, then in 1917, when communists seized power and
established the Soviet Union and declared ideological war on
the nations in the west, they became enemies to the
Americans. The United States refused to recognize the
soviet Union as a state until 1933. The two countries
fought Germany in World War 2 as allies.
In 1945, the United States and the USSR broke their war
time alliance. They had very different political systems.
They also had a bad history, but when USSR moved into