It appears to have been in 1991, but the fact of the matter is that "as if." Analyzing the facts, you can see — from the fact that the war was "cold", defeat it not become softer.
The Soviet Union lost the Cold War. And the loss is obvious: in the territory, by the Allies, the industry, the public. This is why liberals are so fond of talking about the "Cold War." This term helps to cover up the terrible consequences of any damage that will inevitably come to the losing party. Do not try to beat the winner to his opponent live better and eat better fed.
It is to be understood.