Cold War - Arms Race
The beginning of February 1945 marked the birth of the East-West conflict. The decisions of the Yalta Conference resulted in the division of Europe and the division of the world.
In the following years, there was an unprecedented arms race. At the peak of rearmament in the mid-1980s, both sides combined had amassed over 60,000 nuclear weapons.
The global superpower stand-off, brought the world to the brink of destruction.