Suez Canal crisis

8/12/1956

This August 12, 1956, memorandum recounts a meeting between President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Secretary of State John Foster Dulles, and other advisers about Egypt’s takeover of the Suez Canal. The meeting dealt with how the United States should approach matters of international importance surrounding the takeover.

National Archives, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library


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