Kennedy acts to meet Soviet threat to Berlin

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John F Kennedy Radio and Television Report to the American People on the Berlin Crisis (Part 1)

(Tuesday, July 25, 1961, 10pm EDT) — U.S. President John F. Kennedy delivered a nationwide address on American TV and radio tonight, making clear that if the Soviet Union attempted to take control of West Berlin, then the United States would be prepared to go to war, even at the risk of nuclear annihilation.  (click here for a high-quality, 31-minute video of the speech).

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cx7dTtPG-D8
John F Kennedy Radio and Television Report to the American People on the Berlin Crisis (Part 2)

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