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Al Gore on Kosovo
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  • Maintain presence in Balkans; Bush would destabilize NATO. (Oct 22)
  • Military’s role is nation building in Balkans and elsewhere. (Oct 21)
  • Genocide is a strategic interest & warrants intervention. (Oct 11)
  • Bosnia: Be proud that we stopped ethnic cleansing. (Oct 4)
  • Russians won’t ask Milosevic to step down. (Oct 3)
  • Will decide about Milosevic based on 24 years of experience. (Oct 3)
  • US must support Serbia in kicking out Milosevic. (Oct 3)
  • Supported early action in Bosnia; no “Vietnam syndrome”. (Mar 3)
  • Serbs committing crimes against humanity. (May 1999)
  • Ethnic cleansing means mass murder and we will stop it. (Apr 1999)
  • Moral interests apply to all; NATO can act on it here. (Apr 1999)
  • Ignoring Milosevic destabilizes Europe & world justice. (Apr 1999)
  • Moral interests dictate that we fight Milosevic’s evil. (Apr 1999)
  • Bomb until Serb forces withdraw & refugees return. (Apr 1999)
David McReynolds on Kosovo
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  • Stop bombing Yugoslavia; it breaches UN Charter. (May 1999)
Dick Cheney on Kosovo
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  • Opposed ground troops in Bosnia. (Jan 1997)
Ezola Foster on Kosovo
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    No stance on record.
George W. Bush on Kosovo
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  • Focus on core mission by removing US troops from Balkans. (Oct 22)
  • Revise NATO; US out of Balkans; Europeans in. (Oct 21)
  • NATO: Europeans provide troops; US provides support only. (Oct 21)
  • Bush wants Europeans in Balkans; they’re already there. (Oct 19)
  • Harming NATO is a strategic interest & warrants intervention. (Oct 11)
  • After U.S. victory, Europeans should keep peace in Serbia. (Oct 11)
  • Replace US troops with European troops in Balkans. (Oct 11)
  • Let Russians convince Milosevic to step down. (Oct 3)
  • Pull US troops out of Balkans; and pay them more. (Aug 21)
  • No deadline for removing troops from Kosovo. (May 25)
  • Supported intervention & ground troops; but without UN. (Apr 2)
  • Be suspicious of agreement until Serbs gone & Kosovars home. (Jun 1999)
  • Timetable for US peacekeepers to hand over to Europeans. (Jun 1999)
Harry Browne on Kosovo
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  • US should not be involved in Kosovo at all. (Jan 13)
  • Feel moral imperative? Do it, but don’t force others to. (Jun 1999)
  • We bomb for morality; can US get bombed for immorality? (Jun 1999)
  • If Milosevic is a threat, post a bounty for his death. (Jun 1999)
  • Bombing doesn’t work; US intervention doesn’t work. (May 1999)
  • Undeclared wars are unconstitutional. (May 1999)
  • Under no conditions should US be in former Yugoslavia. (May 1996)
Howard Phillips on Kosovo
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  • US out of Kosovo. (Jan 13)
  • Kosovo war unconstitutional. (Sep 1999)
John Hagelin on Kosovo
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  • Ground troops out of Kosovo. (Jan 13)
  • “Coherence-creation” via meditation would reduce stress. (Apr 1999)
Joseph Lieberman on Kosovo
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  • Co-sponsored breaking the UN embargo on Bosnia. (Aug 8)
  • In US vital interest to support NATO and use of force. (Apr 1999)
  • Send uncompromising message to Milosevic. (Mar 1999)
Pat Buchanan on Kosovo
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  • In long term, Serbs & Kosovars & Albanians will resent US. (Mar 24)
  • Balkan policy is a neo-imperialist failure. (Mar 24)
  • End sanctions that hurt innocent Serbs. (Dec 1999)
  • Balkans: Let Europe police their own backyard. (Oct 1999)
  • We attacked Yugoslav territory without Congress’ approval. (Oct 1999)
  • Kosovo conflict is illegal and unconstitutional. (Jun 1999)
  • Prefers “least-bad peace” patrolled by Europeans & locals. (Jun 1999)
  • Intervention causes the disaster we sought to avoid. (Jun 1999)
  • No vital US interests; no right of US attack. (Jun 1999)
  • War in Yugoslavia is none of our business. (May 1999)
  • NATO should not be the air arm of the KLA. (May 1999)
Ralph Nader on Kosovo
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  • Should have anticipated Yugoslav breakup by “waging peace”. (Jul 11)
  • Bosnia: Force acceptable to help against mass slaughter. (Oct 1996)
Winona LaDuke on Kosovo
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    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  



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