FROM PHOENIX, ARIZONA Topic: BALKAN AFFAIRS
Updated One Year Later - in April 2000
By Bob Djurdjevic
The memorial plaque on the wall of the newly rebuilt Serb TV studio, and the remaining wartime ruins next door.
2 frames spliced together... in April 1999
...and again in April 2000
...and the same scene on Apr. 3, 1999
A defaced U.S. Embassy in April 1999 (above)
...looking even worse for wear in April 2000 (above)
But the Canadian Embassy across the street, also defaced during the war (see above), is now spick and span (see below)
French embassy - then and now (see below)...
Yugoslav Army Headquarters in downtown Belgrade (below):
The Chinese Embassy in New Belgrade - then (May 8, 1999) and now:
And finally, the TiM editor with His Holiness, Patriarch Pavle, at the Patriarchate where the two also met on April 16, 1999, during one of the first daytime NATO raids in Belgrade:
Also, check out... Truth in Media Statement on the Kosovo War, "Wither Dayton, Sprout New War?", "On the Brink of Madness", "Tragic Deja Vu's," "Seven U.S. Senators Suggest Ouster of Milosevic", "Biting the Hand That Feeds You", "A Balkan Affairs Potpourri", "Put the U.N. Justice on Trial", "International Justice 'Progresses' from Kidnapping to Murder", "Milosevic: 'A Riddle Wrapped in a Mystery'...", "Kosovo Lie Allowed to Stand", "New World Order's Inquisition in Bosnia", "Kosovo Heating Up", "Decani Monastery Under Siege?", "Murder on Wall Street", "Kosovo: 'Bosnia II', Serbia's Aztlan", "What If the Shoe Were on the Other Foot?", "Serb WW II General Exhonerated by British Archives," "Green Interstate - Not Worth American Lives", "An American Hero or Actor of the Year?" (A June '95 TiM story) and/or "Clinton arme secrètement les musulmans bosniaques", "Kocevje: Tito's Greatest Crime?", "Perfidious Albion Strikes Again, Aided by Uncle Sam", "Lift the Sanctions, Now!" (1993)
Or Djurdjevic's WASHINGTON TIMES columns: "Chinese Dragon Wagging Macedonian Tail," "An Ugly Double Standard in Kosovo Conflict?", "NATO's Bullyboys", "Kosovo: Why Are We Involved?", and "Ginning Up Another Crisis"