Title

Recent Developments in and Around Kosovo

Thursday, March 29, 2001
United States
Members: 
Name: 
Hon. Ben Nighthorse Campbell
Title Text: 
Chairman
Body: 
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Name: 
Hon. Christopher Smith
Title Text: 
Co-Chairman
Body: 
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Name: 
Hon. George Voinovich
Title Text: 
Commissioner
Body: 
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Name: 
Hon. Zach Wamp
Title Text: 
Commissioner
Body: 
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Name: 
Hon. Hillary Clinton
Title Text: 
Commissioner
Body: 
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Witnesses: 
Name: 
General Joseph Ralston
Title: 
Supreme Allied Commander Europe (NATO)
Body: 
United States European Command
Name: 
Ambassador James Pardew
Title: 
Deputy Special Advisor for Kosovo Implmentation, Europe Bureau
Body: 
Department of State
Name: 
Ambassador Daan Everts
Title: 
Head of Mission
Body: 
OSCE Mission in Kosovo

This hearing discussed the escalating tensions in the Balkans and potential actions by NATO, the OSCE and the U.S. to address the situation.   Witnesses expressed their concern that the latest outbreak of violence threatened to undermine efforts by the international community to bring a degree of order to the region.  This hearing also discussed the OSCE’s work in Kosovo.

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