Whilst Peacemakers Dominated The Sector (Opinion)

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As the Soviet Union crumbled, Americans lived through events as dramatic as anything that has taken place in recent years.
President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev had brokered a historic nuclear arms agreement in 1987 that launched the new era.
The defining tension that had shaped the world since the mid-1940s — the conflict between the Soviet Union and the United States, both armed with nuclear weapons capable of destroying the world — abruptly ended.
Bush and a large number of world leaders deeply valued the benefits that working through international institutions could offer to pursue national security objectives.

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