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Bosnia-Herzegovina / Peace Plan / United States Policy / Bosnian Serbs #148018

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 06, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) The question of the United States military policy in the Bosnian civil war in light of the rejection of the peace plan by the Bosnian Serb parliament examined. [President CLINTON - calls the vote a disappointment; says Europe must act with us.] [Secretary of State Warren CHRISTOPHER - talks about stronger measures.] Christopher's discussions with European leaders noted. The deep division in the Congress over any United States military action in Bosnia mentioned.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Pressure on the Bosnian Serbs by Serbia proper outlined.

(Pale, Serb-held Bosnia: Mike Lee) Support of the Bosnian Serbs for the parliament's decision featured; scenes shown from Pale, Bosnia. [Two SERBS - (thru translator) comment.] The decisive role of General Ratko Mladic in the Serbs' rejection of the plan noted. [Bosnian Serb leader Radovan KARADZIC - comments on the situation.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) United Nations vote to declare six Bosnian towns safe havens and amateur radio reports of a massacre by Serbian forces in Zepa, Bosnia, in the east reported.

(Castle Rock, Colorado: Tom Foreman) American public opinion on whether the president should use military action to stop Serbian attacks on Bosnian Moslems examined; scenes shown from the small town of Castle Rick, Colorado. [In shopping mall, five PEOPLE - offer views on Bosnia.]

Foreman, Tom;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Lee, Mike

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