263. 9/26/1962

“26.09.62 The British responded to [President John F.] Kennedy’s request and privately asked 800 owners of vessels to refrain from carrying strategic items to Cuba. British freighters had stopped carrying military supplies to Cuba since August 1960.” [Pro Embargo]

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

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