Cuba Organizes Workshop on 1962 Missiles Crisis
- Submitted by: lena campos
- 10 / 10 / 2012
The Cuban Academy of History has organized the scientific workshop “50th Anniversary of the October Crisis” considering the historical and political significance of the events of 1962 known as the October Crisis or Missiles Crisis.
Granma newspaper reported that the workshop will start on the 19th, from 9:30 am, in the Hall of Mirrors at the Museum of the Revolution in Havana, with the participation of renowned experts and protagonists of the events.
The program also includes panels that will discuss issues related to the Crisis: reflections and debates 50 years away, Operation Mongoose, the Revolutionary Armed Forces and October 62, The October Crisis and the principled position of Cuba, among others .