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  • 26 May 1999 - DAILY PRESS BRIEFING OF OFFICE OF SPOKESMAN FOR SECRETARY-GENERAL United Nations 26 May 1999
  • LANKA/RECRUITMENT Voice of America 26 May 1999 -- IN EARLY MAY, THE SRI LANKAN ARMY BEGAN A CAMPAIGN TO RECRUIT MORE MINORITY TAMILS INTO THE ARMY. THE DRIVE HAS NOW ENDED AND THE ARMY SAYS IT HAS RECEIVED VIRTUALLY NO RESPONSE FROM THE MINORITY TAMIL COMMUNITY.
  • U-S/ETHIOPIA-ERITREA Voice of America 26 May 1999 --THE UNITED STATES SAYS IT REMAINS STRONGLY COMMITTED TO FINDING A POLITICAL SETTLEMENT TO THE WAR BETWEEN ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA. AT A CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING (5/25) ON THE CURRENT SITUATION, MEMBERS BLAMED BOTH OF THE WARRING GOVERNMENTS FOR THE CONTINUING CONFLICT.
  • CONGO DEBATE Voice of America 26 May 1999 -- NEXT MONTH, THE GOVERNMENT IN CONGO-KINSHASA SAYS IT WILL HOLD WHAT IT CALLS A "NATIONAL DEBATE" WITH THE POLITICAL OPPOSITION AND THE REBELS WHO NOW CONTROL ALMOST HALF OF THE COUNTRY.
  • COLOMBIA/MILITARY Voice of America 26 May 1999 -- A CRISIS HAS ERUPTED IN THE MILITARY OVER THE WAY THE GOVERNMENT HAS HANDLED THE ONGOING PEACE NEGOTIATIONS WITH LEFTIST GUERRILLAS.

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