What does call upon mean?

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  1. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    They call upon us to supply American boys to do the job that Asian boys should do.

  2. Rick Dominguez:

    This impacts our careers, we have an obligation to not only expose the (subsidies), but to call upon our government to make it right.

  3. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi:

    I call upon those who have been misled or committed a mistake to lay down arms and join their people and security forces in order to liberate their cities.

  4. Joseph Addison:

    The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger the first is a perpetual call upon them to propagate their kind, the latter to preserve themselves.

  5. Yukiya Amano:

    I call upon Iran to increase its cooperation with the agency and to provide timely access to all relevant information, documentation, sites, material and personnel.

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