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Cuba and the conditions

an address before the Missionary Council, Louisville, KY., October 23d, 1900
  • 11 Pages
  • 2.46 MB
  • English
American Church Mission Society , New York
Statementby W.H. McGee
SeriesAmerican Church Missionary Society, American Church Missionary Society
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26428991M

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On March 2,the Platt Amendment was passed as part of the Army Appropriations Bill. It stipulated seven conditions for the withdrawal of United States troops remaining in Cuba at the end of the Spanish–American War, and an eighth condition that Cuba sign a treaty accepting these seven defined the terms of Cuban–U.S.

relations essentially to be an unequal one of U.S Enacted by: the 56th United States Congress. Among those conditions were (1) the guarantee that Cuba would not transfer any of its land to any foreign power but the United States, (2) limitations on Cuba’s negotiations with other countries, (3) the establishment of a U.S.

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Cuba (/ ˈ k juː b ə / (); Spanish pronunciation:), officially the Republic of Cuba (Spanish: República de Cuba (help info)), is a country comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor is located in the northern Caribbean where the Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean meet.

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