The Syria crisis: A throwback to the Cold War
Syria served only as a table on which the two superpower leaders competed in a hand-wrestling contest.
The fans were beside themselves with excitement. Not every day is there such a showdown in the top league. In the international arena two wrestlers were competing: one black, an American, and one white, a Russian. Would the American press the button to launch the cruise missiles, or would his finger tremble? Would the