The guests discussed the events of the past week, focusing on international news stories. Topics included the use of NATO air strikes… read more
The guests discussed the events of the past week, focusing on international news stories. Topics included the use of NATO air strikes against Bosnian Serb positions and the accidental destruction of two American helicopters by friendly forces over Iraq, resulting in the deaths of 26 servicemen. They also discussed recent Congressional oversight hearings on the tobacco industry. close
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