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Kennedy’s Evidence

Low-level aerial photos confirmed that Soviet nuclear missiles were in Cuba in 1962.

Meanwhile in Turkey

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(Courtesy of Robert Lawrence Young)

At Cigli Air Base in Turkey, U.S. Jupiter missiles stood ready to strike the Soviet Union. Moscow used the missiles as a bargaining chip with the U.S., demanding that they be removed before the Soviet removal of their own missiles from Cuba.

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