Yet another victim of NATO’s military operation in Kosovo has emerged. In Spain, a peace-keeper who returned from Kosovo has been taken to hospital being diagnosed as having leukaemia. This case is reported to have prompted Bulgarian authorities to issue a statement saying that the Bulgarian peace-keeping contingent will be pulled out of Kosovo if the information of their radioactive exposure in the province is confirmed.
Two ballistic missiles attacked the US Navy destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) from the territory of Yemen. The destroyer came to the aid of the hijacked Central Park tanker of Zodiac Maritime