Make-or-break time for Kosovo

Landay, Jonathan S.; Brown, Justin
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/25/99, Vol. 91 Issue 62, p6
Discusses prospects for peace in Kosovo, Serbia. Possible impact of an all-out war in the region; Hopes for a peace agreement when talks resume in France on March 15, 1999; Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic's rejection of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) peacekeeping forces; Resumption of fighting between Serb troops and the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA); Number of refugees in the region; Concerns about more fighting in the Spring.


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