ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 05, 1994
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Reports introduced.
(White House: Brit Hume) NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air strikes against Bosnian Serbs near Sarajevo in response to a Serb raid on a United Nations compound where weapons had been stored examined. [US Marine Corps. Lieutenant General John SHEEHAN - describes the attack on an anti-tank system.] [White House press secretary Dee Dee MYERS, Secretary of State Warren CHRISTOPHER, Senator Dennis DeCONCINI - comment on the aim of the NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) attack.] The position of President Clinton's administration on the lifting of sanctions noted.
(Sarajevo: Tony Birtley) The Serb confiscation of weapons held by the United Nations peacekeepers in Sarajevo featured; scenes shown of Serb weaponry. [UN commander General Sir Michael ROSE - comments.] The options for the Bosnian Serbs in this bitter war reported.