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Only Mesic and Slovenia's Drnovsek had voted against. But Mesic had
succeeded in inserting into the resolution the word 'illegal'. This was the loophole
by which Croatia was to avoid acting on the Federal Presidency's order. Mesic
Mesic telephoned Jovic from Sarajevo where he had been attending a
conference. He repeated Croatia's position: the only illegal paramilitaries in
Croatia were the Krajina Serb rebels. Jovic told Mesic: 'You've chosen war.'
Milosevic began to ...
When Stipe Mesic, Croatia's representative, arrived at the Federal Presidency,
the usual venue for Presidency sessions, he was alarmed to find a group of JNA
officers waiting for him there. They ordered him into a military bus, which was ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rocketjk - LibraryThing
This history by two BBC correspondents does a very good job of presenting the chronology and events of this massive deadly tragedy. The book deftly separates the many different threads of nationalism ... Read full review
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Very enjoyable single volume history of the break up of Yugoslavia. The book is well written and the chapters are logically structured and not too long. The coverage is comprehensive and, in my view, written with very little political or ethnic bias. Read full review
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