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04 May 1999 Military News

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  • 4 May 1999 - DAILY PRESS BRIEFING OF OFFICE OF SPOKESMAN FOR SECRETARY-GENERAL United Nations 04 May 1999
  • U-N / TIMOR OVERNIGHTER Voice of America 04 May 1999 --INDONESIA AND PORTUGAL ARE SCHEDULED TO SIGN AN AGREEMENT ON EAST TIMOR TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY) THAT WILL ALLOW THE TERRITORY'S 800 THOUSAND RESIDENTS TO VOTE ON THEIR FUTURE.
  • PRIVATE DIPLOMACY IN SUDAN Voice of America 04 May 1999 -- FORMAL DIPLOMATIC EFFORTS OVER MANY YEARS HAVE FAILED TO END THE LONG WAR IN SUDAN BETWEEN THE MUSLIM NORTH AND THE NON-MUSLIM SOUTH. SO PRIVATE, NON-GOVERNMENTAL GROUPS ARE OFFERING THEIR SERVICES.
  • SINN FEIN / MCGUINNESS Voice of America 04 May 1999 -- A LEADING CATHOLIC POLITICIAN FROM NORTHERN IRELAND WARNS THE PROVINCE'S STALLED PEACE PROCESS IS IN DANGER OF FAILING UNLESS STEPS ARE TAKEN TO SALVAGE THE EFFORT. MARTIN MCGUINNESS, THE CHIEF NEGOTIATOR FOR THE IRISH REPUBLICAN ARMY'S POLITICAL WING, SINN FEIN, MADE THE COMMENT TUESDAY IN WASHINGTON.
  • INDONESIA/ ACEH Voice of America 04 May 1999 -- THE HEAD OF THE INDONESIAN MILITARY HAS PROMISED A FULL INVESTIGATION INTO THE KILLING OF 23 CIVILIANS BY SOLDIERS IN THE PROVINCE OF ACEH. HEAVY MILITARY PRESENCE PATROLLED THE TOWN IN NORTHWESTERN INDONESIA, WHERE THE SHOOTINGS TOOK PLACE.

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  • FRANCE MERCENARY Voice of America 04 May 1999 -- BOB DENARD, A FRENCH MERCENARY CREDITED WITH INVOLVEMENT IN 18 COUPS D'ETAT IN AFRICA, WENT ON TRIAL IN PARIS TUESDAY FOR THE MURDER OF A FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE COMORO ISLANDS.



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