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Bosnia / Sarajevo Airlift and Fighting / Mackenzie Interview #587881

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 04, 1992
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(Studio: Michele Gillen) Report introduced.

(Sarajevo: Tom Aspell) Fierce fighting in Sarajevo featured; scenes shown of nighttime artillery barrages and from a hospital short of supplies; status of the airlift and distribution of relief aid detailed. Need for a lasting cease-fire to keep the airport open noted.

(Studio: Michele Gillen) Interview held with head of the UN peacekeeping force in Sarajevo. [Major General Lewis MacKENZIE - gives his reaction to the heavy fighting last night; explains how the airport agreement has become a farce; adds that relief will continue as long as the risks are acceptable.]

Aspell, Tom;
Gillen, Michele

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