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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack On Serbia / Rape #629293

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 14, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) Claims by Serbia that NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) bombed a convoy of civilians, including Kosovar Albanian refugees, reported; graphic scenes shown from the Kosovo attack site. [NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Commander General Wesley CLARK - says the Serbs may have attacked the refugees.] NATO's expansion of its bombing campaign noted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Belgrade: Ron Allen) The Serbian version of the alleged NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) bombing of the civilian convoy reported; graphic scenes shown from Kosovo of dead and wounded civilians. [Government advisor Milislav PAJIC - says the war is a war of aggression.] Serb television eyewitness accounts quoted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Tirana: Ned Colt) Increasing numbers of reports of the rape of Kosovar Albanian women by Serb troops reported; scenes shown from a refugee camp where the people recounted their stories. [Rape counselor Eliona KILOURI - talks about gang rapes.] [Disguised WOMAN - describes a rape.] [Psychologist Dr. Sylvina MIRIA - talks about rape stories; says many refugees tell the same stories.] [UN High Commission for Refugees Lyndall SAChigh school - says rape is a powerful weapon.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) FBI warning about possible terrorist attacks in the US against military personnel related to the Kosovo conflict given.

Allen, Ron;
Brokaw, Tom;
Colt, Ned;
Miklaszewski, Jim

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