What role did Lester Pearson play during Cuba's missile crisis?

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What role did Lester Pearson play during Cuba's missile crisis?

Cuba's Crisis and Canada:

A U2 flight on October 14, 1962, disclosed the construction of a missile launching pad in Cuba. The US military under General Curtis LeMay lead the attack, bombed the USSR project and ousted President Castro. An impending was had been prevented.

Answer and Explanation:

In the heat of thwarting the attempt of Cuba and USSR to launch its missiles, Lester Pearson of Canada's Liberal Party then spoke about the imminent...

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