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June 1962 – Cuban Missile Crisis http://www.history.com/topics/cuban-missile- crisis/videos?paidlink=1&vid=HIS_SEM_Search&k eywords=cuban%2Bmissile%2Bcrisis&utm_sourc e=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=cu ban%20missile%20crisi&utm_term=cuban%20mi ssile%20crisis
The US military placed missiles in Turkey pointed at the Soviet Union (1960) Soviet Union felt extremely threatened by this
Medium range missiles that could hit a target 1,500 miles away This would take roughly 15 to 20 minutes to fuel and make ready for launch Made by the Chrysler Corportation
Russians devise plan to counter US actions in Turkey and Italy Communist Cuba
Soviets begin constructing of missile bases in Cuba with the capability of annihilating US cities U-2 spy plane of the US flies over Cuba and takes photographs
Approved Soviet Missile installations because the Bay of Pigs of 61’ incident could have repeated itself Soviets were looking for a way to deter the US from attacking the Soviets Arms Race
The executive committee of JFK’s advisors
Military Strike? Naval Quarantine? Invade Cuba?
No ships in or around Cuba Kennedy announces the news to the public http://www1.teachertube.com/viewVideo.ph p?video_id=169280&title=Cuban_Missile_Cri sis&vpkey=
Missiles are taken out of Cuba and secretly Turkey United States and Soviet Union renew peace agreement US agrees not to invade Cuba Arms Race continues with the Soviets catching up
The Cuban Missile Crisis
COLD WAR IN CUBA. Fidel Castro U.S. embargo Castro installs communist government in 1959 CUBAN REVOLUTION.
The Cuban Missile Crisis Bay of Pigs Pres. Eisenhower sets plan to help Cuban refugees regain power-- called for invasion of Cuba When Kennedy.
Cuban Revolution Timeline: 1952 – Batista Coup 1953 – Castro launches first rebellion; fails. 1956 – Castro begins guerilla war against Batista.
Cuban Missile Crisis.
Bay of Pigs and Cuban Missile Crisis. Fidel Castro 1959, Fidel Castro overthrew Fulgencio Batista and became leader of Cuba 1959, Fidel Castro overthrew.
Foreign and Domestic Issues Eisenhower and Kennedy.
Kennedy and The Cold War
The Cuban Missile Crisis October 14 – October 28, 1962.
The Bay of Pigs 1959: Fidel Castro (a communist and ally of the Soviet Union) came in to power in Cuba The U.S. did not trust Castro and planned to overthrow.
Foreign Policy in the Early 1960s
THE COLD WAR: CUBA BBS 20 th Century History. BACKGROUND Cuba was the site of many Cold War confrontations. The missile crisis is a direct example.
Cuban Missile Crisis Tricia, Victoria, Meg, Krista Teacher: Jane Yeam Pascack Hills High School Tricia, Victoria, Meg, Krista Teacher: Jane Yeam Pascack.
Goals of the Bay of Pigs Invasion The United States government was disturbed when Fidel Castro took over Cuba in 1959 and developed ties to the Soviet.
American History Chapter 17 Section 2. Flexible Response Kennedy tried to reduce the threat of nuclear war and contain communism. He wanted the option.
The Kennedy and Johnson Years ( ) I. BaY OF BIGS INVASION 1. U.S. Plan to overthrow Communist (Fidel Castro) in Cuba. a. CIA trained Anti-Castro.
JFK AND THE COLD WAR Ch Wednesday, May 16, 2012 Daily goal(s): Understand how JFK responded to Cold War conflicts like the Bay of Pigs, Cuban.
THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS Origins The ‘Thirteen Days’ Consequences.
Cold War Heats Up Bay of Pigs and Cuban Missile Crisis.
Cuban Missile Crisis The Cuban Missile Crisis was a confrontation during the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States regarding the deployment.
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