CIA Declassified: The Deadly Phantom Coup DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024934
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 44
Copyright: 2013

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Reveals top secret details surrounding the first-ever attempt by the CIA to overthrow a left-wing government in Latin America. The presentation delineates each step in Operation PBSuccess, the name for the 1954 Guatemalan coup d'etat. By using psychological warfare the CIA succeeds in covertly removing President Arbenz from power. NOTE: This program depicts scenes of warfare and acts of violence and may be inappropriate for some viewers. Please preview before sharing in a classroom environment.