Assignment 20

Read Chapter 19, Covert Actions

Teaching Materials

The Bay of Pigs Invasion Explained

Iran-Contra Affair Scandal Explained: US History Review

Woodrow Wilson Center – Revisiting the Iran-Contra Affair: 30th Anniversary Special Report

Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North’s Opening Statement to an Iran Contra Joint Congressional Committee

Video – Chapter 19 – Covert Actions / Slides – Chapter 19 – Covert Actions

Resource Documents

Devine, Michael E., and Heidi M. Peters. Covert Action and Clandestine Activities of the Intelligence Community: Selected Definitions in Brief. Congressional Research Service, 2018, updated 2019