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Kosovo Crisis / NATO Attack On Serbia #629475

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: Claire Shipman) Plans for President Clinton to fly to Germany to visit the troops reported; lack of unified support from Congress to fund ground troops reported; the firing of Yugoslav Deputy Prime Minister Vuk Draskovic reported; concerns about Jesse Jackson's trip to Serbia to attempt to secure freedom for the American soldiers held captive reported; an accidental bombing of an apartment complex in Serbia reported. [CLINTON - says he wanted the support of Congress.] [Representative Dennis KUCINICH - urges diplomatic actions.] [JACKSON - explains his mission.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Kukes, Albania: Bob Faw) The continuing exodus of refugees from Kosovo to Albania featured; more reports of atrocities committed by Serbian troops reported. [WOMAN (thru translator) - says people still in Kosovo are starving.] [PEOPLE (thru translator) - talk about massacres and missing relatives.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Faw, Bob;
Shipman, Claire

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