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Bosnia / Civil War / Sarajevo / United States Role #151334

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 17, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Serb missile attack on the president's office in Sarajevo shown; map shown of areas of fighting in northern and central Bosnia.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The bickering between the United States and its allies over the escalation of fighting in Bosnia examined; troops scenes shown; details given of charges that the United States is training Moslem government soldiers. [Pentagon spokesman Dennis BOXX - points out the limits of United States troops' roles in Bosnia.] The options outlined in a classified briefing given by President Clinton's administration to members of Congress if the United States decides to supply weapons and training to the Bosnian army outlined on screen. The administration's position on arms further detailed.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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