Slides in this set
Who won? The Soviets
Cuba stayed Communist and well armed.
Khrushchev still had an ally in `Uncle Sam'
Khrushchev was seen as a peacemaker in
Khrushchev had made the US remove its
missiles from Turkey…read more
Who won? The Americans.
Kennedy stopped missiles from being placed
Kennedy had stood up to Khrushchev and
made him back down
Kennedy looked strong and decisive after
appearing weak after the Bay of Pigs…read more
Who won? Planet Earth
Historians agree that the Cuban Missile
Crisis helped to start a new `Thaw' between
Both leaders had been really frightened at
how close they came to nuclear war and
were now prepared to take steps to reduce
tension between the superpowers…read more