TITLE

U.S. Senate Praises Rev. Jackson For Winning Release Of POWs

PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Jet;05/24/99, Vol. 95 Issue 25, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers details of the 1999 agreement by the United States Senate to commend Jesse L. Jackson for his efforts in earning the release of three American soldiers who were captured in Yugoslavia.
ACCESSION #
1864068

 

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