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Yugoslavia / Kosovo / NATO Buildup #185650

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 13, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The day's three developments in the Kosovo crisis outlined.

(Tirana, Albania: Dean Reynolds) The crossing of Serb troops into Albania featured; details given of the skirmish in the village of Kamenica near the border. [Former President of Albania Sali BERISHA - says Albania is at war.] [Albania deputy prime minister Ilir META - says it is up to NATO.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The buildup of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air and ground forces in the Balkans area examined. [Supreme allied commander General Wesley CLARK - says the air campaign will be strengthened.] The issue of how to deal with refugees inside Kosovo mentioned.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Clark's apology for the missile attack on a train on a bridge reported; cockpit video shown.

(Belgrade: Morton Dean) The effects of relentless NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air strikes examined; details given of the strategy of hitting fuel sources and of the effects on civilians; scenes shown. [Jane's Defence Weekly Paul BEAVER - says Serbia has fuel stored away.]

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John;
Reynolds, Dean
Duration:
00:06:50

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