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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack On Serbia #387481

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 18, 1999
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Apparent willingness of Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic to cut a deal to end the NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) bombing of Yugoslavia reported; details given of the release of two Serbian prisoners of war and of violent protests in Serbia.

(London: Tom Fenton) The push from Great Britain to send NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) ground troops into Kosovo reported. [NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Commander Lieutenant General Sir Michael JACKSON - says there is a sense of urgency.] [British Prime Minister Tony BLAIR - urges the use of ground troops.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Germany's opposition to the use of ground troops in Kosovo reported.

(White House: Scott Pelley) The White House response to the British push for ground troops reported. [President CLINTON - says no option is off the table.]

Fenton, Tom;
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan

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