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Bosnia / Civil War / Military Force / United States Policy #153187

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reports introduced.

(Sarajevo: Tony Birtley) The reaction to the US/NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) decision to bomb Serb forces that were shelling Gorazde, Bosnia, featured; details given of the Serbs consequent defiance and its impact on UN peacekeepers; scenes shown from Gorazde. [UN commander General Michael ROSE - comments on self-defense.] Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic said ordering his forces to fire on NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) planes, if necessary.

(State Department: John McWethy) The administration's Bosnian policy examined. [President CLINTON, State Department spokesman Michael McCURRY - back being firm.] Plane radar shown of attacks on the Serb positions in which three of the four bombs had no effect.

Birtley, Tony;
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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