TITLE

Soldiers' release: A tactic for sympathy?

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Justin; Santoro, Lara
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;5/3/99, Vol. 91 Issue 109, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic to release the three United States soldiers captured in March 1999 after meeting with Reverend Jesse Jackson. Belief that the release is a public-relations move to gain sympathy from the American public; Agreement of Milosevic to meet with US President Bill Clinton face to face; North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) refusal to stop air raids for one night; Comments from Jackson; Suggestion that ground troops are unnecessary.
ACCESSION #
1793778

 

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