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That Crush at Kosovo’s Business
Door? The Return of U.S. Heroes

New York Times, by Matthew Brunwasser

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/12/2012 12:59:39 PM

PRISTINA, Kosovo — Prime Minister Hashim Thaci is in a bind. His country’s largest and most lucrative enterprise, the state telecommunications company, is up for sale. The jostling among buyers is intense. Narrowing the bidders has hardly helped. One bid is from a fund founded by former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright. Lobbying for another was James W. Pardew, the Clinton-era special envoy to the Balkans. Both former diplomats are among the Americans who hold the status of heroes here for their roles in the 1999 intervention

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: neanderthal, 12/12/2012 1:21:10 PM     (No. 9061772)

I´ve just got to quite reading the news. Reading over and over about un-jailed criminal politicians and ex-politicians is more than I can handle.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 12/12/2012 2:19:13 PM     (No. 9061904)

Isn´t this considered a form of "insider trading"? Considering both of these Clinton retreads had hands in destroying the Balkans. Follow the money on this and I´m sure Hillary will turn up.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: The Advocate, 12/12/2012 2:42:32 PM     (No. 9061950)

Kosovo is a failure of US policy.
We supported Muslim Albanians over Christian Serbs.
Lies and Liars- Albright despises Serbs- our Christian allies from WWII and WW II.
Kosovo -a Muslim state in the heart of Europe. if this is victory-what is defeat?


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