Search the Archive

Bosnia / Civil War / Sarajevo Shelling / West's Position #152470

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 06, 1994
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) The reaction of the administration to the slaughter in Sarajevo reported. [President CLINTON - says the three parties must reach an agreement.]

(Munich: Bob Zelnick) The reasons why the West is unlikely to respond to yesterday's shelling examined; scenes shown from Bosnia. [Secretary of Defense William PERRY - comments on the attack; says air strikes will not be invoked unilaterally.] [Senator John GLENN - offers caution.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Washington: Barrie Dunsmore) The reaction of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) and European leaders to this attack featured; scenes shown from Sarajevo. [European Union negotiator Lord David OWEN - says we cannot go on like this.] [On "This Week with David Brinkley", former British Prime Minister Margaret THATCHER - says Bosnians have a right to arm.] Statement from British foreign secretary Douglas Hurd opposing the use of air strikes and from French foreign minister Alain Juppe quoted.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Statement from a United Nations official that UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali has written to the Secretary General of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) to get authorization for air strikes against artillery positions around Sarajevo reported.

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Simpson, Carole;
Zelnick, Bob

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.