Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
While the project did not succeed in its primary objective, the USA did all it could to economically strangle Cuba after Castro took over. The Soviets came to Cuba's rescue. Perhaps Russia, China and the other
BRICS would play the same role today. At least buying the needed oil should be cheaper.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Mon Dec 29th, 2014 at 11:01:56 AM EST
[ Parent ]

Others have rated this comment as follows:


Occasional Series