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Kitchen debate, the dialectic exchange between Nixon and Khrushchev during the American National Exhibition in Moscow

On July 24, 1959 Moscow was the site of an unusual event: the American National Exhibition, which followed the Soviet exhibition held a few months earlier in New York, both with the objective of reducing tensions between the two major blocks of the Cold War, taking advantage of the period of thaw that Nikita Krushchev […]