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The Failure Of The Bay Of Pigs Invasion

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I had forgotten about the Bay of Pigs Invasion probably because it was a failed mission they probably would have like to have it “swept under the rug” so to speak. The July movement in which they severed ties with the United States and in doing so severed their economic ties with us. The US wanted to overthrow the communist government because we were against communism. What surprised me was how much money was given to the CIA to overthrow Fidel the sum of 13.1 Million. What an expensive war? With Kennedy withdrawing air cover for the war this made it only half of what was needed for the war. This failed mission only help Fidel Castro to become more powerful. This strengthened the relationship that Cuba had with the Soviet Union. This led to
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