How did Cuba become a communist country?


How did Cuba become a communist country?


Today, there are only five countries in the world with a single-party state directing a planned, communist economy. Cuba is the only one of these countries that exists outside of Asia.

Answer and Explanation:

Cuba's transition to communism occurred through revolution and through the need to establish allies in the Cold War from 1959-1965.

In 1959, the...

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Communism and the Cuban Revolution: Castro, the Bay of Pigs & the Cuban Missile Crisis

from AP World History: Exam Prep

Chapter 26 / Lesson 7

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