The United States blockade of Cuba has generated such international condemnation that there are no doubts about the result of Wednesday''s voting on a new draft resolution to demand its end at the United Nations General Assembly.

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 11:12

The Great Danger of the October Crisis

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By October 22, 1962, the U.S. Air Force had prepared B-47 bombers carrying nuclear warheads; five Army divisions; and Naval forces to enforce the blockade - a quarter of a million soldiers ready to invade Cuba

So geographically distant from Cuba, and yet present Russia and previously the Soviet Union, as it usually happens between friends, have maintained close brotherly relations, of collaboration and mutual benefit.

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