TITLE

From Americans, an outpouring of aid for refugees

AUTHOR(S)
Teicher, Stacy A.
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;4/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 93, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the reaction of Americans to help Albanian refugees who were forced out of Yugoslavia by Slobodan Milosevic and the Serbian Army in 1999. Amount of money being donated; Comments from Brian Atwood, administrator of the United States Agency for International Development and chairman of the council overseeing relief efforts; Amount needed on a weekly basis in order to continue offering support to the refugees.
ACCESSION #
1715000

 

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