Cuban Mess

October 1979
National Review;10/12/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p1278
The article discusses the implication of the Soviet presence in Cuba on the administration of United States President Jimmy Carter. According to the author, the Carter administration has decided to keep quiet about the Soviet presence in Cuba for fear of hindering the ratification of the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks II treaty. The author asserts that Carter has put himself in a political trap with the Soviets in the foreign arena and with the Democrats in the U. S.


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