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BALKAN CRISIS: Dutch Peacekeepers Under Fire

The Julif fall of the Muslim enclave of Srebrenica, a ‘safe area’ in eastern Bosnia protected by United Nations peacekeeping forces, has spelled trouble for the Dutch Defense Ministry. In the Netherlands and abroad, critics have questioned whether the Dutch UN battalion did enough to avoid civilian deaths and deportationsby DIEDERFK KRAMERS THE HAGUE-THE DUTCH […]