The Sabotage of the United Nations in
the Cuban Conflict
and the Missile Crisis of 1962.
by Daniele Ganser
(Basel University, Switzerland)
illuminating study that greatly contributes not only to the understanding of the Cuban
conflict and the missile crisis but also of the United Nations and its most powerful
(MIT, Boston, USA).
very interesting look at high level United Nations diplomacy, CIA covert actions and the
detail of US hostility towards the Cuban Revolution from Day One."
William Blum (Author of:
Hope. US Military and CIA Interventions since World War Two).
is a political analyst
with the Swiss think tank, Avenir Suisse, in Zürich, Switzerland. He
studied History, Philosophy and English at Basel University, Switzerland and at Amsterdam
University, Netherlands. With a focus on prominent power structures of the twentieth
century and political crime, Ganser researched at the London School of Economics and
Political Science (LSE) in England on US Foreign Policy and earned his PhD in History from
Basel University with a thesis on Gladio: NATO's top secret stay-behind army,
CIA terrorism in Western Europe, and the democratic failure to control secret services