The History of The Bay of Pigs Invasion

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The Bay of Pigs Invasion is a famous battle between the U.S. and Cuba that showcased pride, power, and strategy against the oppressors and defenders. This invasion was also one of the most profound operations on behalf of the Cubans, and a lesson learned for the United States. An unpopular U.S. act was also created due to this battle... can you guess what it is? Check out the gallery and find out why the Bay of Pigs invasion is so prominent in U.S. and Cuban history!