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kennedy demands - Kennedy's 7 Points ... By Associated Press...
Kennedy's 7 Points ... By Associated Press WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 —Here are the seven points issued Monday by President Kennedy in relation to the Cuban crisis: 1. The United States, "to halt this offensive offensive buildup" in Cuba, is imposing "a strict quarantine on all offensive military equipment equipment under shipment to Cuba." 2. Surveillance of Cuba and Its military buildup will be stepped up, and the U.S. armed forces have, been ordered "to prepare for any eventualities." 3. U.S. POLICY will be to regard any nuclear missile launched from Cuba against any nation In the Western Hemisphere as an attack by Russia on the United States requiring requiring full retaliation against the Soviet Union. 4. The U.S. naval base at Guantanamo, on the eastern tip of Cuba, has been reinforced, U.S. dependents there have .been evacuated and additional military units have been ordered ordered to stand by on alert. ' 5. AN IMMEDIATE meeting of the Organization Organization of American States (OAS) has been called to "consider this threat to hemispheric hemispheric security" and to invoke the Inter- American Defense Pact provisions "in support support of all necessary action." 6. THE UNITED States is asking for an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council without delay. 7. MR. KENNEDY called on Soviet Premier Premier Nikita S. Khrushchev "to halt and eliminate this clandestine, reckless and provocative provocative threat to world peace."

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  1. The Salt Lake Tribune,
  2. 23 Oct 1962, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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