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Bosnia / Civil War / Sarajevo Shelling #152450

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 05, 1994
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Sarajevo and Zagreb: Peter Jennings) Shelling of the marketplace in Sarajevo while United States planes circled overhead featured; scenes shown of the dead and injured in the street, morgues and hospitals. Statement from Bosnian President Alija Izetbegovic noted. [Bosnian Serb leader Radovan KARADZIC - blames the Moslems.] The March 1992 shelling of a breadline in Sarajevo shown. The situation in Sarajevo and the people's view that the West will not come to their aid discussed.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(White House: Michele Norris) The question of action by the West to halt the atrocities in Bosnia examined; statement from President Clinton to the United Nations about the attack quoted. [Bosnian charge d'affaires Sven ALKALAJ - expresses skepticism about Western air strikes.] [Representative Frank McCLOSKEY, Senator Bob DOLE - talk options.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Munich: Bob Zelnick) Statement from the new Secretary of Defense William Perry about the war in Bosnia featured. [PERRY - says stronger actions like air strikes will be considered.] [British defense minister Malcolm RIFKIND - doubts military intervention will help.]

Brown, Aaron;
Jennings, Peter;
Norris, Michele;
Zelnick, Bob

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