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Cuba

Facilities

Last Updated: December, 2011

Biological

The below entries provide analytical descriptions of selected biological facilities in Cuba. Since definitive information on Cuba's biological facilities is often classified, the descriptions and locations of these facilities are sometimes speculative, based on the most credible available open source material. Entries are regularly updated as further information becomes available.

Facilities Descriptions

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  • 1963 Cuban Missile Crisis a key Cold War confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union
  • Possesses a well-developed biotechnology sector with dual-use capabilities
  • No evidence to suggest Cuba possesses or is pursuing ballistic missiles

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