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Clinton radio speech on Bosnia conflict

Title
Clinton radio speech on Bosnia conflict
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
20 Feb 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:02:54
Description
In a radio speech to the nation US President Bill Clinton backs the NATO ultimatum of air strikes against Serb forces if they don’t withdraw from Sarajevo and says US forces may be sent as peacekeepers in the event of an agreement between the warring fractions. Paul Woodley reports on the speech and on US public opinion on intervention in Bosnia.
Contributors
Bill Clinton
Keywords
USA; Ethnic conflicts; UN; Conflict resolution; NATO; Foreign policy; Peacebuilding; Aerial bombardment; Public opinion polls; Wars (events); Bosnia and Herzegovina; Sarajevo; Yugoslav War (1991-1995)

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