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SPECIAL BALKANS CRISIS SECTION


What You Can Do

Independent Commission of Inquiry to Investigate U.S./NATO War Crimes Against the People of Yugoslavia

  • Text of Indictment prepared by Ramsey Clark
  • Speeches and Papers from July 31, 1999, Initial Hearing
  • Selected Research Findings
  • Press Releases
  • Download and distribute:
              -- International Petition to Stop the NATO War in Yugoslavia
              -- Sample Letter to the Editor - from Peace Action
              -- An Appeal to Troops - leaflet being circulated to NATO soldiers in Italy
              -- The Kosovo/NATO Conflict: Questions and Answers - by Michael Albert and Stephen R. Shalom
              -- Poster: Casualties Caused by NATO Bombs (PDF format) - with color photos
              -- Antiwar "Targets" (Yugoslavia)
              -- "Targets" from Belgrade Rock Concerts
              -- Other "Target" Symbols for Peace
              -- The Balkans: Lies vs. Facts - by Gary Wilson, International Action Center (IAC)
              -- The US/NATO War in Yugoslavia: Five Myths - International Action Center (IAC)
              -- Talking Points - MADRE: An International Women's Human Rights Organization
              -- "Q & A - the Bombing of Yugoslavia" (HTML format)    (MS Word format) - The Instant Anti-War Group (Vermont)
              -- Anti-war Flyer - Syracuse Peace Council
              -- Anti-war Flyer - International Action Center (IAC)
              -- GRÜNE Anti-Kriegs-Initiative
              -- "Stop Bombing Yugoslavia" Graphic
              -- "Stop NATO Aggression on Yugoslavia" Graphics
              -- "We Are All Targets! Stop NATO Attack against Yugoslavia" Graphics
  • Email the Warmakers and their Apologists:
              -- Online Resolution for Peace in Kosovo - from the Economic Security Project
              -- International Appeal to the President of the U.S.A. - online petition from Denmark
              -- List of World Politicians and Media - Vojvodina
              -- Mr. Smith E-Mails Washington and the Media - Fill out a form and zap them online.
              -- Send Protest Message to Every British MP
              -- Send protest to NATO Country leaders
              -- U.S. Congressional Email Addresses - CapWeb
  • Demonstrate:
              -- Aktionen gegen den Krieg
              -- ENDORSE THE CALL TO ACTION! EMERGENCY MOBILIZATION TO STOP THE WAR NATIONAL MARCH ON THE PENTAGON JUNE 5, 1999 - International Action Center (New York)
              -- List of German Protest Actions - Network of the German Peace Movement
              -- List of U.S. and International Protest Actions - International Action Center (IAC)
              -- Protest.net: A calendar of protests, meetings, and conferences
              -- Protests Against NATO Aggression on Yugoslavia in New Zealand
              -- UK Anti-war Demonstrations (Committee for Peace in the Balkans)
              -- UK Anti-war Demonstrations (LabourNet)
  • NEW! Jay's Photos of the June 5th March on the Pentagon

    Recent Commentaries on the Internet

    Statements by Leftist and 'Progressive' Parties and Groups around the World

    Jay's Correspondence with Andrej Grubacic (Belgrade)

    Jay's Correspondence with Djordje Vidanovic (Nis)

    An Illegal War

  • Press Release: Evidence of Nato Crimes Presented to Prosecutor - June 9, 1999
  • "Law the Loser" - Editorial, Times of India, June 5, 1999
  • Legal Guide to the Kosovo Conflict - interpretations and points of view on the war and international law from JURISTS: The Law Professors' Network @ University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Legality of Use of Force (Yugoslavia v. Belgium et al) - World Court
  • NATO War Crimes - first complaint that was filed (May 2) with the International Criminal Tribunal, for the Former Yugoslavia, in Hague from Mr. A.Lykourezos
  • Tom Campbell et al v. William Jefferson Clinton - law suit to stop the bombing of Yugoslavia filed by the Center for Constitutional Rights
  • UN Charter (1949) - see Article 2
  • U.S. War Powers Act (1973) -- see Section 5b
  • Constitution of France (1958) - see Article 35
  • Constitution of Germany (1949) - see Article 26
  • Constitution of Italy (1947) - see Article 11
  • NATO Charter (1949) - see Article 5
  • 'Request for information on serious violations of international humanitarian law committed in the territory of the former Yugoslavia'
  • Economic Imperialism in the Balkans

  • "Why Is NATO in Yugoslavia?" - by Sean Gervasi, January 1996
  • The War and the Military-Industrial Complex

  • "Weapons Beget More Arms, Worldwide" - by Tom Plate, Los Angeles Times, June 16, 1999
  • "Destruction of Serbia Means Huge Costs in Rebuilding - and Profits" - Chicago Tribune , June 1, 1999
  • "Ground War and U.S. Companies" - Reuters , May 25, 1999
  • "Phantom menace: Arms manufacturers' stocks are booming thanks to 'the excitement in Kosovo'" - by Barbara Ehrenreich, Guardian , May 22, 1999
  • "War in the Balkans—a bonanza for weapons industry" - by Martin McLaughlin, World Socialist Web Site, May 22, 1999
  • "'Death Merchants' View: 'War Is Great; Peace Sucks; Long Live NATO!'" - Truth in Media , May 19, 1999
  • "The Corporate War Machine" - Jim Hightower, May 12, 1999
  • "Count Corporate America Among NATO's Staunchest Allies" by Tim Smart, Washington Post , April 13, 1999
  • Selling the War

  • "The Media and the Demonization of the Serbs" - by Marjaleena Repo
  • "The War in Former Yugoslavia and the American News Media" - by Norma von Ragenfeld-Feldman
  • Cluster Bombs

  • "A million tiny fragments with each impact" - The Guardian, June 23, 1999
  • "If a Cluster Bomb Could Talk" - by Norman Solomon
  • CBU-24/B Cluster Bomb - Federation of Atomic Scientists (FAS) Military Analysis Network
  • "NATO's Use of Cluster Bombs Must Stop" - Human Rights Watch, May 11, 1999
  • Depleted Uranium

  • "Depleted uranium study 'shows clear damage'" - by Alex Kirby, BBC, August 27, 1999
  • "Troops 'may face Gulf syndrome'" - by Sarah Hall and Colin Shaw, The Guardian, July 3, 1999
  • Assessment of the Environmental Impact of Military Activities During the Yugoslavia Conflict: Preliminary Findings, June 1999 - The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe, June 1999
  • "Not Such Conventional Weapons" - by Christine Abdelkrim-Delannie, La Monde diplomatique, June 1999
  • "Not Such Conventional Weapons" - by Christine Abdelkrim-Delannie, La Monde diplomatique, June 1999
  • "Updated Links on Ecological Catastrophe in Yugoslavia"
  • "Genetic Impact of Depleted Uranium"
  • "Depleted uranium: deadly weapon, deadly legacy?" - by Nick Cohen, The Observer , May 9, 1999
  • Military Toxics Project
  • "Nukes of the Gulf War" - by John Shirley
  • "Pentagon confirms depleted uranium use" - by Environment Correspondent Alex Kirby, BBC, May 7, 1999
  • "Action Alert: NATO 'Astonishing' Radioactive Weapons" - FAIR , April 13, 1999
  • Radioactive weapons used by U.S./NATO in Kosovo - International Action Center (IAC)
  • RAMA's Depleted Uranium Internet Page - Rural Alliance For Military Accountability (RAMA)
  • "The Trail of a Bullet" - by Scott Peterson, Christian Science Monitor , April 29, 1999
  • Other Useful Web Sites

  • ABC of Pancevo - Web site of a town bombed by NATO
  • Akademska Informativna Mreza (Academic Information Network) - extensive Web site maintained by academics at the University of Belgrade: day-by-day war news synopses along with a set of Q & A's about the situation in Kosovo and responses to Western propaganda; antiwar demonstration reports; photos of the destruction from NATO bombing
  • Amnesty International Kosovo Pages
  • ANEX: Anti Nato Expansionism collection of articles and references opposing expansionism of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO
  • Balkan Peace Movement (Montreal)
  • Balkan - Quello che la televisione non dice - war and antiwar news from Italy
  • The Balkan Human Rights Web Page - Greek Helsinki Monitor & Minority Rights Group
  • Balkans News Collection
  • Balkans: No to NATO Expansion - anti-intervention analysis from the International Action Center (IAC)
  • balkans.areCool.net
  • A Beginner's Guide to the Balkans - ABCNews Special Report
  • Beginner's Guide to the Balkans - from Salon Magazine
  • Beograd.com - war and antiwar news from Yugoslavia including email reports from private observers about each night's bombings as they occur
  • Berkeley Coalition to Stop the War in the Balkans
  • Beta News Agency - more war and antiwar news from Yugoslavia
  • Real Audio BK Telecom - Yugoslavia TV with news and picture gallery
  • Bombing Kossovo, to Save it (!) - commentaries and photos
  • Bombing Yugoslavia: Some Critical Thoughts - from the UK
  • Borba - Yugoslavia English daily newspaper
  • Brutal Force against Innocence: NATO Attacks Civilian Targets!!!!!!! - photos of the effects of the NATO bombing with Picasso's "Guernica" as graphical background
  • Bundeswehr sofort zurück! Nein zum Krieg - Nein zur NATO!
  • Canada at War!
  • Canadians Against NATO's War on Yugoslavia - lots of info on protests, etc.
  • Canadians Condemn NATO Aggression Against Yugoslavia: Reports and Photos - from the CPC (M-L)
  • CDI's Kosovo Issue Area - from the Center for Defense Information
  • Central Europe Online: Introduction to Kosovo Conflict
  • Civilian Casualties - descriptions and slides from Yugoslavia's Military Medical Academy
  • Clueless about Kosovo? Research For Yourself What's Happening and Why - good set of links
  • Collectif non ŕ la Guerre - from France
  • Committee against U.S. Intervention - conservatives and libertarians against the war
  • Committee for Peace in the Balkans - from the UK
  • Crisis in Kosovo: Drumbeats of War - from Common Dreams' News Center
  • dDG: Hope in the Balkans - from the Netherlands; liberal NGO-types
  • Doctors without Borders: Kosovo Mission
  • Documentos de ESPAÑA ROJA sobre Yugoslavia
  • eGroups: Kosovo Reports - email reports from real people living under the NATO bombing
  • Emergency: U.S./NATO Bombings - excellent Web site with essays by Chomsky, Zinn and numerous others from Z Magazine
  • FAIR's Resources on the War in Yugoslavia - from Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting
  • Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - includes info on "Albanian terrorism in Kosovo and Metohia"
  • Fermiamo la guerra della NATO! - Proposta (Italy)
  • Frankfurter Rundschau Online: Pulverfass Kosovo
  • Free Serbia: Other Voices from Serbia - anti-NATO, anti-Milosevic Web site; includes daily war news and information on civilian casualties (names, dates, places of death)
  • ¡Guerra a la guerra! - from Spain
  • Gunder Frank's Essays and Selections on NATO/Kosovo
  • Hellenic Network: Latest News - links to news from the region
  • Human Site: STOP NATO Bombing
  • Independent Left against NATO - from Yugoslavia
  • Information about the Crisis in Yugoslavia - annotated links from a Yugoslavian Boston University student
  • International Action Center (New York) - anti-war/anti-imperialist info from Ramsey Clark's group
  • iLoveYU.com
  • Kosova Crisis Center: American Muslim Assistance - pro-NATO intervention
  • Kosovo Antikriegsseite - News, Meinungen & Analysen aus dem linken&radikalen; Spektrum
  • Kosovo: Attack on Yugoslavia
  • Kosovo Conflict: Special Report - BBC News
  • Kosovo Crisis Center - pro-KLA and pro-NATO bombing
  • Kosovo Crisis Page - lots of information and links including to maps
  • The Kosovo Forum - "Were the United States and NATO morally obliged to act in Kosovo? A special MoJo Wire discussion."
  • Libération : Frappes au Kosovo - includes debates on the war by French intellectuals
  • LM: Kosovo - behind the headlines
  • A Luta Contínua (Brazil) - anti-war links in Portuguese, English and other European languages
  • Mario's Cyberspace Station: Kosovo
  • Media Club of Montenegro
  • NATO - all the rationalizations and excuses for killing people that money can buy
  • NATO Attack on Yugoslavia - with breaking news headlines
  • NATO Aggression against Yugoslavia - from Russia
  • NATO Stop the War Now - from Greece
  • NATO Sucks: New American Terrorist Organization
  • Netzwerk Friedenskooperative - from Germany
  • New Communist Party of Jugoslavia (SKOJ)
  • New Zealand - Yugoslav Community
  • Norge i Krieg! - homepage of the Norwegian anti-war-movement (mostly in Norwegian)
  • Novi Sad: CNN Busters
  • Nyheter Och Informaiton Om Natos Aggression Pa Jugoslavien - from Sweden
  • Out There News Explores Kosovo
  • Real Audio Pacifica Coverage: Kosovo 1999 - from their evening newscasts and "Democracy Now"
  • Paul Watson's Dispatches from Kosovo - Los Angeles Times reporter, one of the few Western reporters on the scene
  • Peace Action's Emergency Campaign to Stop NATO Bombing in Yugoslavia
  • Peace & Resistance - from Belgium
  • A peace initiative from the people - not the politicians - of Belgrade and Yugoslavia - photos of the antiwar rock concerts in Belgrade and an invitation to come join them
  • PeaceNet: Crisis in Kosova
  • People's Daily : Kosovo Conflict - from China
  • Photos of Anti-War Demonstration at NATO Base in Italy
  • Photos of Anti-War Demonstration in Washington, DC
  • Press Now Supports Free Press in Southeast Europe
  • Real Audio Radio21: First Internet Radio in Albanian
  • Real Audio Radio B92 - independent radio station in Belgrade now banned by the Yugoslav authorities
  • Real Audio Radio Jugoslavia
  • Radio Television Serbia (RTS) - daily news reports from the station in Belgrade NATO tried to bomb out of existence
  • Serbia Info News - from the Serbia Ministry of Information
  • Serbian Kosovo and Metohija - the Kosovo "problem" from the Serbian perspective
  • Serbs Online: Detroit
  • Sisters under Seige - daily email diaries kept by two older women in Belgrade and sent to a daughter in the U.S.; photos of the death and destruction from the NATO bombing
  • South Florida Anti-War Committee
  • Special News Reports - from "One World"
  • Stop Canada's involvment in attacks on Yugoslavia
  • Stop NATO! Web Ring - 153 Web sites and growing!
              --- Join the Web Ring
  • Stop NATO Killings - with daily news archive
  • Stop the Bombing of Yugoslavia and U.S./NATO military intervention! - from Japan
  • Stoppa NATO:s bombningar - from Sweden
  • Stoppt den Krieg!: Anti-Kriegs-Seiten der DKP Hamburg - from Germany
  • Strategic Road's Dossiers / Crise des Balkans - hundreds of links by category
  • Stratfor's Kosovo Crisis Center
  • Student Union of Serbia on the Net
  • Tanjug News Agency - official Yugoslavian news agency
  • Target Kosovo - war info from the Federation of American Scientists Military Analysis Network
  • Truth in Media: Reports on NATO's War on Serbia - Web site by a Serbian-American newspaper columnist, Bob Djurdjevic, from a right-wing "patriot" perspective
  • Under the Gun - war diary kept by Vojislav Stojkovic, a 20 years old who lives in Belgrade.
  • Venik's Aviation Page - information on NATO planes and helicopters shot down over Yugoslavia
  • Vietnam Veterans against the War, Anti-Imperialist - organizing against the war among the troops
  • Real Audio Voice of Russia
  • Voices against the War in Kosovo
  • Vojvodina - war and antiwar news from this region of Yugoslavia which includes Novi Sad
  • War against Yugoslavia - daily war and antiwar news from Yugoslavia; Belrade live cam
  • War against Yugoslavia and the Refugee Crisis - from Socialist Appeal
  • The War Diaries - A video and written diary of an independent filmmaker in Belgrade
  • War Watch - good selection of background readings on Kosovo compiled by "Street Librarian", Chris Dodge, published by Seattle 'zine Eat the State: Politics with Bite
  • WarDiary.org - war diary kept by "K.", a 21 years old Serbian who lives with her family in Belgrade.
  • Yugoslavia Infomap - news and Web directory