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Raul Castro: U.S. Must Return Guantanamo

The Cuban president is demanding the United States return the military base and prison at Guantanamo Bay before the two nations re-establish normal relations.


President John F. Kennedy speaks at a press conference August 30, 1961 in Washington. (Photo by National Archive/Newsmakers)

Archives To Recount JFK’s Cuban Missile Crisis

Fifty years after the Cuban missile crisis, the National Archives has pulled together documents and secret White House recordings to show the public how President John F. Kennedy deliberated with advisers to avert nuclear war.