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1

Bay of pigs

Failed military invasion of Cuba undertaken by the CIA

2

Operation mongoose

Secret program against Cuba aimed at removing communist power

3

Assassination attempts

The CIA made many failed assassination attempts on Castro's life while president

4

Boycott of trade

An economic embargo imposed by the US on Cuba