March 19th, 2008


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History Channel: "Sex in the Cold War"

Former agents reflect on the role that sex played in undercover operations during the east-west power struggle.

The struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union played out in many arenas, from the back alleys of Berlin to the front lines of the conflict in Vietnam. And among the many weapons deployed by both sides was sex.

THE XY FACTOR interviews former agents to get a surprising, between-the-sheets view of some of the most sensitive intelligence operations undertaken during the long struggle.

The secrets of one of the hotter sides of the Cold War are spilled in this unique program.