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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack On Serbia #629264

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 12, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) A meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) members to discuss Kosovo reported. [Secretary of State Madeleine ALBRIGHT - mentions giving Kosovo an international protective status.] [Former National Security Advisor General Brent SCOWCROFT - says peacekeeping forces would be under threat of attack.] [Brookings Institution Ivo DAALDER - talks about bringing in ground troops.] [Retired General Norman SCHWARZKOPF - says ground support cannot happen immediately.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The problems faced by NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) planes bombing Kosovo reported; details given of the accidental bombing of a passenger train and of more reports of atrocities and a possible mass grave in Kosovo. [US Air Force Major General Chuck WALD - says war is not risk-free.] [Defense Secretary William COHEN - says the United States will not fight on Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic's terms.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Visit by President Clinton to Barksdale Air Force Base, LA, reported.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:04:20

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