Speech by John F. Kennedy on the Berlin crisis (Washington, 25 July 1961)

On 25 July 1961, in a speech on the Berlin crisis, the US President John F. Kennedy warns the USSR against any false moves in Berlin and calls for increased US military spending in order to counter the Communist threat.

Source and copyright

Source: Office of the Federal Register (Ed.). John F. Kennedy, Containing the public messages, speeches and statements of the president : January 20 to December 31, 1961. Washington: US Government Printing Office, 1962. 908 p. (Public Papers of the Presidents). p. 533-540.

Copyright: United States of America Government Printing Office

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