The Canadian Press

1994-04-14 | Bosnia Soldiers freed

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Fifteen Canadian peacekeepers were taken hostage by Bosnian Serbs outside Sarajevo for three days -- apparently in retaliation for NATO air strikes. Major-General John MacInnis, commander of Canadian Forces in the former Yugoslavia, said the Canadians were manning an observation post in the weapon-exclusion zone around the Bosnian capital when they were grabbed.

Date: 1994-04-14
Placeline: ZAGREB.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

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