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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / Captured Americans #430066

CNN Evening News for Friday, Apr 02, 1999
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Brent Sadler) Serbia's plans to try three American soldiers held prisoner and NATO's continuing bombings in Serbia reported; scenes shown from Novi Sad, Yugoslavia, of missiles over the city. [Yugoslav Foreign Minister Zivadin JOVANOVIC - says NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) intentionally caused the Kosovo refugee problem.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Morina, Albania: Christiane Amanpour) The increasing floods of Kosovar Albanian refugees into Albania and Montenegro featured. [Human Rights Watch James RON - says the Albanians are being kicked out of Kosovo; says many military-aged men have not come across the border.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Macedonian-Yugoslav Border: Matthew Chance) The refugees in Macedonia featured. [Refugee "FLORA" - says her family has nothing.] [Refugee "FATON" - talks about threats from Serbians.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(White House: John King) Concerns about the Kosovo crisis examined. [President CLINTON - says he knew the NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air campaign would take time; says the air campaign will work.] [Catholic Relief Services Francis CARLIN - compares the Kosovo crisis to the social engineering of Joseph Stalin.] [US Joint Chiefs of Staff Lieutenant General John McDUFFIE - opposes dropping supplies into Kosovo.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(London: Richard Blystone) The beginning of humanitarian aid work for the Kosovar Albanian refugees featured. [OXFAM Rachel STABB - says nobody knows how many more refugees are coming.] [World food Program Catherine BERTINI - says the people still in Kosovo concern her; says many people around the world need food.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air attacks in downtown Belgrade reported; details given of questions about Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic's strategy.

Reporter(s):
Amanpour, Christiane;
Blystone, Richard;
Chance, Matthew;
King, John;
McIntyre, Jamie;
Sadler, Brent;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:15:20

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