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Tango0130 Oct 2017 10:13 p.m. PST

…Invaded Cuba in 1962.

"Attention, people of Cuba: Obey the orders of the U.S. Army, or suffer the consequences.

This is what the Cubans would have been told, had the United States invaded the island during the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962.

"Resistance to the United States armed forces will be forcefully stamped out. Serious offenders will be dealt with severely," read a draft proclamation that would have been broadcast to the Cuban people, according to declassified documents obtained by the National Security Archive group…."
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Virginia Tory31 Oct 2017 9:46 a.m. PST

The invasion would likely have been a disaster, at least as it was planned.


Tango0131 Oct 2017 11:05 a.m. PST

Thanks for the link.


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