The Cold War lasted about 45 years.Winston Churchill remarked in 1946 that an iron curtain had descended across the continent.There were no direct military campaigns between the two main antagonists, the United States and the Soviet Union.Billions of dollars and millions of lives were lost in the fight. The war was started because he wanted to contain communism which hasn't been working.
General MacArthur was fired by president truman, Soviets call for a cease- fire and armistice are being negotiated at Kesong. This was might actually have a end Domestic fears of communism erupted in a red scare in America in the early Twenties
The cold war was an arms race of atomic bomb build ups between the Soviet unioin and the united states, also a period of time where spies were in each country spying. Cold war lasted from 1947-1991