• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT KENNEDY DECLARED LAST NIGHT (MONDAY) THAT THE UNITED STATES WILL STOP AND TURN BACK ANY SHIP CARRYING WEAPONS TO CUBA.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT KENNEDY DECLARED LAST NIGHT (MONDAY) THAT THE UNITED STATES WILL STOP AND TURN BACK ANY SHIP CARRYING WEAPONS TO CUBA. IN A TELEVISION BROADCAST TO THE NATION HE SAID THE BLOCKADE WAS BEING ENFORCED AFTER "UNMISTAKABLE EVIDENCE" THAT RUSSIA IS ESTABLISHING NUCLEAR MISSILE SITES IN CUBA. THE RUSSIAN ACTION, HE DECLARED, CONSTITUTED "AN EXPLICIT THREAT TO THE PEACE AND SECURITY OF THE AMERICAS."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA90VHJO7R2EKKGWB4STTXJ72IX
    Media URN:
    VLVA90VHJO7R2EKKGWB4STTXJ72IX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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