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The Bay of Pigs Invasion was an unsuccessful action by a CIA-trained force of Cuban exiles to invade southern Cuba in an attempt to overthrow the Cuban government of Fidel Castro.
The invasion was launched in April 1961, less than three months after John F. Kennedy assumed the presidency in the United States. The Cuban armed forces, trained and equipped by Eastern Bloc nations, defeated the invading combatants within three days.


The Bay of Pigs Invasion was a failed military invasion of Cuba undertaken by the CIA-sponsored paramilitary group Brigade 2506 on 17 April 1961.


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On April 17, 1961, 1400 Cuban exiles launched what became a botched invasion at the Bay of Pigs on the south coast of Cuba. In 1959, Fidel Castro came to ...


The Bay of Pigs Invasion and its Aftermath, April 1961–October 1962. A left-wing revolution in Cuba had ended in 1959 with the ouster of President Fulgencia ...


Apr 18, 2016 ... The Bay of Pigs Invasion. BoP_Rocky_Shore.jpg: The Bay of Pigs, Cuba. Fifty- five years ago, more than a thousand Cuban exiles stormed the ...


The role of Bay of Pigs Invasion in the history of the United States of America.


Apr 14, 2011 ... The beach at Playa Giron, a village with a small airstrip at the mouth of the Bay of Pigs, was the invaders' primary target. (To this day, it is ...


I think that it'll help to understand better this episode if we point why so many cubans gave their lives for this Revolution. At the beggining of the video it looks like ...


Aug 13, 2011 ... Efforts to pry secrets from the CIA remain far too difficult.