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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack / Refugees #430191

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Apr 04, 1999
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(Studio: Lou Waters) Report introduced.

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Brent Sadler) The continuing NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air strikes against Serbia reported; details given of the focus of attacks on downtown Belgrade, Yugoslavia, reported; scenes shown from Serbian television of bombing damage. [Yugoslav Foreign Ministry Nebojsa VUJOVIC - says Serbia will defend itself in every way possible.] The status of the three captured United States servicemen discussed.

(Studio: Lou Waters) The continuing flood of Kosovar refugees attempting to enter neighboring countries reported; details given of the agreement of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) countries to take in some refugees; scenes shown of aid workers near Kukes, Albania. [NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) spokesman Jamie SHEA - says relocating refugees is a temporary measure.]

(Skopje, Macedonia: Mike Boettcher) The problems faced by a refugee family in Macedonia examined; scenes shown of the refugee camp in Blace, Macedonia. [US aid OFFICIAL - says she does not know who else will come from Kosovo.] [Albanian REFUGEE - says he is now a refugee; says his children do not know the situation.]

(Studio: Lou Waters) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) Deployment of Apache helicopters and missile launcher systems for use in Kosovo reported. [Pentagon spokesman Kenneth BACON - denies that ground troops are going into Kosovo.] [NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Commander Air Commodore David WILBY - talks about the NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) mission.]

(Studio: Lou Waters) Concern about the fate of three American soldiers captured by Serbian forces reported.

Boettcher, Mike;
McIntyre, Jamie;
Sadler, Brent;
Waters, Lou

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