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Iraq and Bosnia no-fly zones

Title
Iraq and Bosnia no-fly zones
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
29 Dec 1992
Year of production
1992
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Duration
00:03:08
Description
Paul Woodley reports on the shooting down of an Iraqi plane in the no-fly zone in southern Iraq followed by the US moving the USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier from off Somalia (where she was supporting peacekeepers aiding the relief effort) to the Persian Gulf and how this links in to a possible no-fly zone by the UN in Bosnia. And UK and US views over using military action in Bosnia and possible spread of the conflict. Includes comment from US Defence Department spokesperson Joseph Snyder.
Contributors
Paul Woodley; Joseph Snyder
Keywords
USA; Armed forces; Ethnic conflicts; UN; Peacekeeping; Military operations; Warships; Wars (events); John Major; Somalia; Iraq; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Saddam Hussein; Baghdad; Yugoslav War (1991-1995); George H. W. Bush; Albania; Kosovo; USS Kitty Hawk

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