145. 12/8/1960

“[DEC 8, 1960] In a meeting of the Special Group, Colonel Edward G. Lansdale, an expert in guerrilla warfare, shares his doubts that the Cuban people will rise up in the face of the landings. He quizzes [Chairmain of the CIA, Allen Welsh] Dulles about the political base and popularity of the operation.”

“The Bay of Pigs Invasion/Playa Giron: A Chronology of Events,” The National Security Archive, NSArchive2.gwu.edu

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