Bay of pigs

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  • Bay of pigs
    • Who?
      • CIA
        • Attempting/ planning to assassinate Castro
      • John F. Kennedy
        • Became president in Jan 1961
        • CIA persuaded him to launch invasion on Cuba
      • Castro
        • Ran new government in Cuba
    • When?
      • January 1961
    • What?
      • In order to get Batista back- most Cubans didn't want that
      • US launch invasion on Cuba
      • Thought to be secret but Castro knew
      • The Cuban army invaded at the bay of pigs
      • Back up was too late
      • Fail on Kennedy+ America's part



simple terminology but good


and on april 17 1961 1400 Cuban exiles launched invasoin


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