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[We are off-topic now, so this will have to be my last word in this exchange.] Saibal wrote: "But let's not forget that the Nato bombing caused the Serbs to take revenge and deport the Albanians in the first place." In the minds of some apologists for the Serbs, possibly. In fact the unprovoked (not 'revenge') attacks on Albanians, with the aim of driving them out of Kosava, had been going on for years. I was involved in Workers Aid for Kosova at the time, and I can provide you chapter and verse about this if you want. After NATO began the war, the Serbian government intensified and systematised this oppression. We're not hearing much about the 1999 war, are we? Either from those bits of the antiwar lobby who say that war outside that UN would be the end of it, or from those prowar lobbyists who say that the UK and US governments really really care about the authority of the UN, and are desperate to go to war rather than see it tarnished. Chris Williams _______________________________________________ Sent via the discussion list of the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq. To unsubscribe, visit http://lists.casi.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/casi-discuss To contact the list manager, email email@example.com All postings are archived on CASI's website: http://www.casi.org.uk