Week 11: The Cold War in Latin America

Cold War in Latin America

While you have learned about Cuba and its significant role in the Cold War, other countries played a role as well. Please read/ watch the following links and consider the following questions.

Background

Presentation

This is a high school level course, but it presents the information very well.

Nicaragua

Guatemala

Argentina

Cuba

  1. Which Latin American country (s) was drawn into the Cold War conflict?
  2. Which country suffered the most negative consequences?
  3. Who benefited from US intervention?