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Unformatted text preview: supply. This led to even more fear from the US that Cuba was indeed communist. III. US actions during the time period a. Bay of Pigs- public embarrassment b. Missiles on Turkey- makes them seem hypocritical c. U-2 spy incident- led to MORE distrust between the USSR and US IV. Result- a. Almost a HOT WAR. b. Most tense situation during the Cold War c. Compromise- US wont interfere in Cuba if USSR removes missiles V. Conclusion a. The USSR placed missiles in Cuba for a number of reasons. Although they seem to be the villain in this scenario, its good to remember that the US is not innocent. The end result, though, seems to be that the leaders learn how to compromise....
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