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Bosnia / United States Air Strikes #350808

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 05, 1993
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Stewart) The chances for success of United States air strikes against Serbia examined; study of the use of air power in the Persian Gulf war cited. [Retired Air Force General Charles DONNELLY - lists the problems.] The view that bombing Serbia is a lose-lose situation for America's military explained.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Jahorina, Bosnia: Tom Fenton) Decision by the Bosnian Serbs to attach conditions to accepting the United Nations peace plan for Bosnia examined; scenes shown of General Ratko Mladic, Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic and Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic at the talks held in the mountains. Actions that might be taken by the US and its allies if the peace plan is not approved outlined.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(White House: Susan Spencer) President Clinton, the war in Bosnia and United States policy examined; scenes shown of Serb shelling of Sarajevo. [At ceremonies for soldiers returning from Somalia, CLINTON - says the United States is the world's leader.] [Secretary of State Warren CHRISTOPHER - talks about agreement with Russia.] [Senator Robert DOLE, Representative Richard DURBIN - say there will be bipartisan support if Congress is consulted.]

Fenton, Tom;
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan;
Stewart, Jim

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