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Yugoslavia / Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack On Serbia / Costs #629353

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 19, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) Acknowledgement that NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was probably responsible for some civilian deaths during a bombing of a convoy in Kosovo reported; details given of the flight of more refugees and of disputes between NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) allies over a proposed oil blockade. [US Air Force Brigadier General Dan LEAF - says it is possible there were civilian casualties.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: David Bloom) Request from President Clinton to Congress for 6 billion in additional funds for the war effort in Kosovo reported. [CLINTON - defends his request.] [Senator Ted STEVENS - says there are problems for the pilots.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Interview held with reporter Paul Watson, the last Western reporter in Kosovo. [WATSON - talks about seeing weapons fall; says parts of Pristina are ghost towns.]

Bloom, David;
Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim

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