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54 results for DETENTE

26 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Saturday, October 8, 201638AWarming (3)Julian Lim
Friday, December 20, 201318AWarm-up?Ian Livengood
Thursday, October 7, 201067ANixon policy (2)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, June 29, 2008114AThaw (4)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, December 16, 200730AGlobal warming?David J. Kahn and Steve Kahn
Wednesday, November 14, 200711DWarming, of sortsJim Page
Saturday, July 28, 20073DCooling-off periodManny Nosowsky
Saturday, May 20, 200639DThaw (4)Bob Klahn
Wednesday, July 27, 200538AWarming (3)Michael Shteyman
Thursday, June 23, 200565AWarming (3)Courtenay Crocker III
Sunday, April 18, 200472AThaw (4)Richard Chisholm
Saturday, December 6, 200345DThaw (4)Craig Kasper
Saturday, March 10, 200139APrelude to peace, perhapsCharles E. Gersch
Sunday, March 26, 200068APause for cold warriorsManny Nosowsky
Sunday, August 22, 199991ANixon policy (2)Raymond Hamel
Saturday, June 26, 19998DNegotiation resultJohn Wolting
Sunday, January 24, 199998D1970's policyRobert Malinow
Wednesday, September 16, 199842DDiplomat's quest (3)Richard Silvestri
Saturday, September 6, 199744DReduced hostilitiesRich Norris
Thursday, May 22, 19976DDiplomat's quest (3)Rose White
Sunday, July 7, 199662DCold war periodR. H. Wolfe
Friday, March 22, 199640DAbsence of warF. A. Longo
Monday, January 16, 19959DPeace policyWalter Covell
Wednesday, May 18, 199438DPolitical thawDaniel R. Stark
Wednesday, March 16, 199414DDiplomats' quest (3)Fred Piscop
Sunday, February 13, 19949DWane in warringCathy Millhauser

2 results for DETENTE from Variety puzzles.

April 23, 2017cryptic8DRelaxing of tensions made ten tense, in part (7)Richard Silvestri
September 12, 1999acrosticDPositive result of a treatyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

26 results for DETENTE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, October 9, 199359AInternational relaxationHessTaub
Sunday, September 5, 199366AInternational easing of tensionsNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, February 21, 199382DInternational easing of discordBert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, July 21, 19921DEasing of discordJeff HerringtonMaleska
Wednesday, May 6, 199214DRelaxation of hostilitiesMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tuesday, June 26, 199047ACold-war cool-offMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, February 18, 199087DRelaxing of international tensionsJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, June 20, 19874DGood news in a cold warJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Tuesday, February 24, 19877DDiplomatic maneuverJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, July 21, 1985119ADiplomatic cooling offTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, December 21, 198226ACertain lessening of tensionDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Saturday, May 5, 197941DInternational breatherRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Wednesday, April 25, 197919AInternational breatherRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sunday, February 4, 1979101AU.S.-U.S.S.R. breatherBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, April 23, 1978113DDiplomatic wordBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, August 5, 19769DEasing of relationsSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Sunday, March 14, 197618DU.S.-Russia objectiveBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, March 2, 197658ATruce-like periodAnn JenkinsWeng
Sunday, February 15, 19769DHigh-level harmonyElaine D. SchorrWeng
Saturday, October 25, 19751DU.S.-Russian statusLouise EarnestWeng
Saturday, September 27, 19756AInternational thawH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sunday, October 4, 1970106AEasing of tensionsCornelia WarrinerWeng
Saturday, May 10, 196967AEasing of world tensions.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 5, 196519DStep toward peace.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, March 12, 196117DLet-up in international strain: Fr.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, March 29, 195135AEasing of strained international relations.UnknownFarrar