Bay of Pigs

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Bay of Pigs

a bay on the SW coast of Cuba: scene of an unsuccessful invasion of Cuba by US-backed troops (April 17, 1961)
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On April 17, 1961, 1,600 Cuban exiles, trained by the C.I.A., landed at the Bahia de Cochinos (Bay of Pigs) on Cuba's southern coast.