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Bosnia / Civil War / United States Plane Downing / United Nations Peacekeepers #160701

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 03, 1995
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(Studio: Renee Poussaint) Reports introduced.

(Belgrade: Mike Lee) The fates of the pilot of an American pilot, who was shot down by Bosnian Serbs and of UN peacekeepers who are still being held hostage, featured; scenes shown of released United Nations hostages. The western allies' role for Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic in persuading the Bosnian Serbs detailed.

(Paris: Jim Bittermann) NATO's creation of a Quick Reaction Force (QRF) featured; scenes shown from the NATO talks in Paris. [Secretary of Defense William PERRY - outlines the United States role in that new force.] The issue of the future of the UN's peacekeeping role in Bosnia updated.

(Studio: Renee Poussaint) "Newsweek" poll findings in support of putting United States ground troops in Bosnia outlined.

(Washington: Deborah Amos) The escalating steps in the war in Bosnia and the change in United States policy due to the crisis reviewed. [Three AMERICANS - wonder about the war.] [Former State Department official John FOX, Brookings Institution Susan WOODWARD, President CLINTON - comment.]

(Studio: Renee Poussaint) Tomorrow's coverage of Bosnia on "This Week with David Brinkley" noted.

Amos, Deborah;
Bittermann, Jim;
Lee, Mike;
Poussaint, Renee

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