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NATO / 50th Anniversary / Summit / Yugoslavia and Kosovo #629426

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 23, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) The 50th anniversary NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) summit featured; scenes shown of the assembled heads of state in Washington, DC; details given of the status of the war in Kosovo. [President CLINTON - says NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) cannot permit the actions of Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic.] [British Prime Minister Tony BLAIR - says there is no defense for "ethnic cleansing".] [NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Commander General Wesley CLARK - says NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) is winning.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Ron Allen) The attack on a Serbian television station reported; scenes shown from Belgrade of the bombed building. [Radio reporter Jalena VIDIC - says she had to tell what happened.] [Pentagon spokesman Ken BACON - says Serb television is an important part of the campaign.] [Committee to Protect Journalists Chrystyna LAPYCHAK - expresses outrage.]

Allen, Ron;
Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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