Definition of 'Iron Curtain'
Example sentences containing 'Iron Curtain'
He often went to Europe on such visits, not only to the West, but sometimes to Iron Curtain countries.A MATTER OF CONSCIENCE A DEAD LIBERTY
Also, he's checking every seaport from Marseilles to Dunkirk for any kind of ship bound for an Iron Curtain destination.COVER STORY
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