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I have directed the Armed Forces to prepare for any eventualities; andI trust that in the interest of both the Cuban people and the Soviet techniciansat the sites, the hazards to all concerned in continuing this threat willbe recognized.

Third: It shall be the policy of this Nation to regard any nuclearmissile launched from Cuba against any nation in the Western Hemisphereas an attack by the Soviet Union on the United States, requiring a fullretaliatory response upon the Soviet Union.
Fourth: As a necessary military precaution, I have reinforced ourbase at Guantanamo, evacuated today the dependents of our personnel there,and ordered additional military units to be on a standby alert basis.
Fifth: We are calling tonight for an immediate meeting of the Organof Consultation under the Organization of American States, to considerthis threat to hemispheric security and to invoke articles 6 and 8 of theRio Treaty in support of all necessary action.

Kennedy and the Cuban Missile Crisis Online exhibition of documents from JFK Presidential Library & Museum
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Good Thesis Statements For The Cuban Missile Crisis

So we had the Cuban Missile Crisis (“Only 90 miles off our shore!”) and before that the Bay of Pigs invasion. Plans were underway to assassinate Fidel, almost from the start. CIA (and the Mafia, which lost a fortune in Cuba when Fidel came to power) became involved in all sorts of bizarre plots, even going so far as to develop a chemical substance that would enable his beard to fall off thus rendering him somewhat less charismatic to his people (but evidently more trustworthy, at least according to dear old Mom). There were exploding sea shells. Exploding cigars. The list goes on and on.

intelligence discovers that the Russians are building missile sites in Cuba, thus beginning the Cuban Missile Crisis.
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Kennedy?s Thirteen Days superbly conveys President Kennedy?s decisionmaking process during the Cuban Missile Crisis, which challenged the Soviet introduction of missiles in Cuba and ultimately resolved the crisis short of war.

1962 Cuban Missile Crisis
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