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Bosnia / Civil War / Clinton Policy / Serbs #148033

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 07, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) President Clinton, the civil war in Bosnia and United States policy examined. [CLINTON - says Secretary of State Warren Christopher has gotten agreement from the Europeans; talks about the option of lifting the arms embargo and having a clear strategy if the bombing option is followed.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reports that Secretary of Defense Les Aspin has told Clinton that bombing would not stop the fighting outlined; map shown of the six Bosnian cities the United Nations would declare as safe havens.

(Tuzla: Jim Laurie) The war in Bosnia featured; radio reports of the fighting in Zepa, Bosnia, Gorazde, Bosnia, noted; scenes shown from Tuzla, Bosnia. [Tuzla Mayor Selim BESLAGIC - (thru translator) says more United Nations troops are needed.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Belgrade: Jerry King) Signs of a changing attitude in the republic of Serbia towards the Bosnian Serbs examined; scenes shown from Yugoslav TV. [UN negotiator Lord David OWEN - blames Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic for what has happened.] ["Vreme" magazine Aleksandar CIRIC - (thru translator) says there is enough arms.] The predicament for Milosevic now that he is trying to react to world pressure outlined.

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
King, Jerry;
Laurie, Jim

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