The Cuban Missile Crisis
Updated: 3/19/2020
The Cuban Missile Crisis

Storyboard Description

Pt 1 of the comic

Storyboard Text

  • Nikita Khrushchev started decrying that John F. Kennedy's "quarantine" was an act of aggression which led to "The abyss of a world nuclear-missile war". JFK read Nikita Khrushchev's outraged letter and summarized" Those ships are coming through".
  • as the missile were still being armed the United States prepared its self for a possible invasion.
  • after that started the most intense 6 days of the cold war. the united states Kept demanding the USSR and Cuba to remove the missiles from the Island but they insisted that they were only defensive.
  • after the secret meeting in Washington D.C. Dorbrymin cabled Moscow and basically said"We must not miss this chance". the next day at 9:00 am, Khrushchev announced the removal of the missiles and the crisis was finally Done.
  • the United states would remove their missiles from Italy and turkey and promised to never invade Cuba if the USSR withdraw from Cuba