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What caused the Cuban War of Independence?

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What caused the Cuban War of Independence?

Cuban War of Independence

Cuba is an island nation of approximately 42,000 square miles lying off the southern coast of Florida. Cuba became a colony of Spain in the 15th century and remained one until achieving independence in 1902.

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The immediate cause of the Cuban War of Independence in 1895 was Spain's imposition of new taxes and heavier trade restrictions on an already...

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The Cuban Revolution: Causes & Effects

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