1960 Press Conference

Fidel CastroSicilian MafiaCentral Intelligence Agency
Cuban leader Fidel Castro talks to reporters in New York September 19, 1960, while in the city to address the United Nations. The CIA offered the mob $150,000 to assassinate Fidel Castro in the early 1960s, but the Mafia insisted on taking the job for free, according to declassified document. AP
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