What was the Cold War?

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What is a cold war? A cold war is a war waged against an enemy by every means short of actually fighting.
When was the Cold War? 1945-6 and lasted 40 years.
What was the evolution of the Cold War? Was confined to Europe, then during 1950-60s it spread to Asia and then worldwide and the Superpowers competed for influence and control, especially in Africa.
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