Posts by Category: Cold War Era

Operation Gladio

Operation Gladio

Background Operation Gladio (Italian: Operazione Gladio) is the codename for a clandestine NATO “stay-behind” operation in Europe during the Cold War. Its purpose was to continue anti-communist actions in the event of a Soviet ...

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UVB-76 – “The Buzzer”

UVB-76 – “The Buzzer”

Introduction UVB-76, also known as “The Buzzer”, is the nickname given by radio listeners to a shortwave radio station that broadcasts on the frequency 4625 kHz. It broadcasts a short, monotonous About this sound buzz tone, ...

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