252. 3/23/1962

“23.03.62 Imports of all products wholly or partially made with Cuban components, even though manufactured in third countries, were banned with the amendment of section 5(b) of the Trading with the Enemy Act of 1917…empowering the President [John F. Kennedy] to take ample trade and financial measures in times of war or national emergency, and to add statutory authority to the Cuban Imports Regulations…” [Pro Embargo]

“John F. Kennedy (D). Timeline,” Cuba versus Blockade: Cuban People’s website, 2007

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