Cuban Missile Crisis 1962 | The U2 Spy-Plane Incident
This is the second installment from the Mikoyan archive donated to the National Security Archive and featured in the new book, The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis.
Kennedy library and museum Cuban Missile Crisis page
In this section you will find a chronology of the early Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis, answers to some about the Crisis, and links to , , and and from the most dramatic period of the Cold War.
Washington D.C., October 16, 2017 – The U.S. military drew up plans to occupy Cuba and establish a temporary government headed by a U.S. “commander and military governor” during the 1962 missile crisis, according to the recently declassified “Military Government Proclamation No. 1” posted today by the National Security Archive at The George Washington University.