Eisenhower Doctrine Speeches & Audio

Eisenhower on the Suez Canal Crisis

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Eisenhower on the Suez Canal Crisis

(5 min) tv-pg

In October 1956, Britain and France entered into a coalition with Israel, and the three nations launched a military attack against Egyptian forces in the Suez Canal. On October 31, in a speech to the nation, President Eisenhower expresses the United States' opposition to the military action.

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