Missile Crisis

  • NATO

    USA, Canada & Occidental Europe
  • The Cuban Revolution

  • Warsaw Pact

    Albany, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, GDR, Hungary, Poland, Rumania & USSR.
  • Fidel Castro Expelled from Cuba

  • Period: to

    Expropriation of USA properties

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    Wall of Berlin Construction

  • Bay of Pigs

    USA invades Cuba.
  • USA sent airplane to photograph military bases in Cuba; Russian Army shoots it down.

  • Nikita Khruschchev - John F. Kennedy

    USSR negotiates with the USA and promises that if the USA does not invade Cuba, the Russians will withdraw their missile base from the island.