CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 05, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: David Martin) The flow of United States troops from bases in Europe to Bosnia shown. [Joint Staff Operations director Lieutenant General Howell ESTES - talks about the United States peacekeeping role.] The meeting between NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) foreign and defense ministers in which the United States plan was approved noted. [Secretary of State Warren CHRISTOPHER - comments on the Russian troops who will be working with NATO.] Former president George Bush said urging Congress to pass resolutions supporting President Clinton's action.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Clinton shown with Bosnian refugees at the White House. [CLINTON - comments on the United States mission in Bosnia.]
(Capitol Hill: Bob Schieffer) The issue of Congressional support for Clinton's plan examined. [Senator Trent LOTT - questions a resolution to support the troops.] [Senator Bob DOLE - outlines his position.] [Senator John McCAIN - says constituent disapproval of the US in Bosnia is fueling Congressional opposition.]
(Tuzla: Bob Simon) The small United States reconnaissance team's work in Tuzla, Bosnia, featured; scenes shown of soldiers in the field with UN peacekeepers. [1st Armored Division Brigadier General Stan CHERRIE - comments on the operation.]