Why is the Cuban Missile Crisis known as a watershed mark in the history

Why is the Cuban Missile Crisis known as a watershed mark in the history of the world?

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The Cuban Missile Crisis is known as a watershed mark in the history of the world because it nearly brought the United States and the Soviet Union to war.

What was the Cuban Missile Crisis?

In October 1962, the Soviet Union attempted the installation of nuclear-armed missiles on Cuban soil, just 90 miles from U.S. shores.

This attempt put the United States and the Soviet Union in a political and military standoff that lasted some days and escalated the Cold War.

Thus, the Cuban Missile Crisis is known as a watershed mark in the history of the world because it nearly brought the United States and the Soviet Union to war.

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The Cuban Missile Crisis was one of the most tense parts of the Cold War and was going to lead to world nuclear war of conflicts got any tender because there were very dangerous weapons facing the Us only a short distance away in Cuba.

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