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Cuba, USA > early 21st, 20th century

 

 

USA > early 21st, 20th century > Cuba

Fidel Castro (1926 or 1927 - 2016)

 

 

Czechoslovakia

Prague spring and Soviet invasion    1968

 

 

Argentina, Bolivia, Cuba

Che Guevara (1928-1967)

 

 

Germany

Berlin Wall (1961-1989)

 

 

USSR / СССР, Poland

Dissidents / диссиденты

 

 

USA

McCarthyism anti-Communist witch hunts

Joseph R. McCarthy (1908-1957)

 

 

China, Korea, UK, USA

Korean War (1950-1953)

 

 

USA

Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg (1915-1953)

and Julius Rosenberg (1918-1953)

 

 

Germany is divided (1949)

 

 

USA, USSR / СССР, Germany, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia

Cuba, Chile, El Salvador, Vietnam, Korea, China, Moon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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20th century > 1962-1975 > USA, Vietnam > Vietnam War

 

 

 

 

 

Related > Anglonautes > Vocapedia > War

 

nuclear weapons

 

 

 

 

 

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Secret files from 70s

reveal Trident strike needed 'to kill 10m Russians'

Whitehall documents written in 1970s

and marked 'personal and top secret'

show logic of British Cold War deterrent

https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2010/dec/26/
secret-files-70s-trident-russians 

 

 

 

 

 

Dagmar Searchinger        1916-2011

 

founder of Women Strike for Peace,

a cold war movement that helped organize

demonstrations around the world

calling for nuclear disarmament

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/24/us/24wilson.html

 

 

 

 

 

Roy Richard Rubottom Jr.        1912-2010

a diplomat who influenced and helped hone

United States policy toward Latin America in the late 1950s,

a time of economic and political tumult

that culminated in Fidel Castro’s takeover in Cuba

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/20/world/americas/20rubottom.html 

 

 

 

 

 

The National Security Archive / The George Washington University

The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962

http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nsa/cuba_mis_cri/index.htm

http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nsa/cuba_mis_cri/photos.htm

 

 

 

 

 

Cold War

The global superpower stand-off

that brought the world to the brink of destruction.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/coldwar/