Waging Modern War: Bosnia, Kosovo, and the Future of Combat

By General Wesley K. Clark | Go to book overview

FIFTEEN
PRISTINA AIRFIELD

ON THURSDAY, JUNE 10, most of us in NATO were focused on verifying the Serb withdrawal and suspending the bombing.

None of us fully appreciated how fast events were moving in Moscow.

During my VTC with Secretary Cohen that afternoon, I expressed concern that the Russians might hold hostage the U.N. Security Council Resolution to use as leverage to obtain their separate sector. Washington wisely advised Strobe Talbott to draw the Russians into discussions and keep them there until the resolution passed in New York. At that point, we reckoned, Moscow would have less leverage. For whatever reason, the Russians didn't block the resolution as it moved to passage.

But the discussions met Russian intransigence nonetheless. Shortly after 5:00 P.M., Colonel General Ivashov rejoined the military discussions and, using the American delegation's own analogy, stated that Russia had decided to "take her own train." After discussions inside the U.S. delegation, where someone had reportedly raised the idea of giving the Russians the French sector in the north, George Casey called

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Waging Modern War *
  • Contents *
  • Cast of Characters *
  • List of Abbreviations *
  • Introduction *
  • Part I - Into the Balkans *
  • One - The Cold War Is over *
  • Two - Crisis Management *
  • Three - To Dayton and Back *
  • Part II - The Road to War *
  • Four - Wearing Two Hats *
  • Five Carrots and Sticks *
  • Six - Diplomacy Backed by Threat *
  • Seven - The Three-Ring Circus *
  • Part III - The Air Campaign *
  • Eight Battle Rhythm *
  • Nine - Apaches and Targets *
  • Ten - The Strategic Battlefield *
  • Eleven - The Ground Option *
  • Twelve - Resistance and Persistence *
  • Part IV - Endgame *
  • Thirteen - Holding Steady *
  • Fourteen - Diplomacy Backed by Force *
  • Fifteen - Pristina Airfield *
  • Sixteen - The Good Fight *
  • Conclusion *
  • Acknowledgments *
  • Index *
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