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The Next Cuban Invasion?

The first invasion of Cuba took place on April 17, 1961 when a certain CIA-run paramilitary group, Brigade 2506, unsuccessfully tried to take power from the hands of the communistic government run by Fidel Castro. The set of incidents that followed and is infamously known only from its enigmatic, yet descriptive name: “Invasion in the Bay of Pigs” has been widely discussed in history books. What happened in that invasion can be described as a lengthy period of the US-Cuban relationship of mutual critique, travel and trade barriers, as well as no standard international politics modus operandi. These are all widely known, historical facts and this situation has been in place for the last 54 years or so.

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