Tagged With USSR

Haunting photos of the 'Forbidden City,' an abandoned military base that hasn't been used in 25 years


How Soviet troops taunted the Nazis during their final drive to Berlin in World War II


Trump's right-hand man in the China trade war once rattled Soviet negotiators by smoking an entire box of Cuban cigars in one sitting



Eerie photos show an abandoned Soviet spacecraft originally built for the Cold War


How the model at the centre of a Cold War sex scandal helped bring down the British government


Before he became the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin was a KGB spy — take a look at his early career



Fidel Castro once asked the leader of the Soviet Union to annihilate the US with nuclear weapons


A Soviet immigrant whose father was killed by the KGB reveals what life was like under Joseph Stalin


Witness the haunting beauty of the epic Soviet-era monolith abandoned in the Bulgarian mountains


Putin resorts to USSR tactics to hide unemployment


Russia is reviewing the 'legality' of Baltic states' independence