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Kosovo War - The First NATO troops to enter Pristina

Time: Saturday Jun 12, 1999

Place: Pristina, Kosovo

Details: The first NATO troops to enter Pristina on the 12th of June 1999 were Norwegian special forces from Forsvarets Spesialkommando (FSK) and soldiers from the British Special Air Service 22 S.A.S., although to NATO's diplomatic embarrassment Russian troops arrived first at the airport.



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Ottoman Empire-Battle of Kosovo
Monday Jun 15, 1389 - Kosovo
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-The First major outbreak occurred in Kosovo's main city
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Ottoman Empire Coat of arms
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Tuesday Oct 17, 1448 - Kosovo
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On This Day - 12 June

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Monday Jun 12, 1905 - Moscow, Russian Empire
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Wednesday Jun 12, 1907 - Greenland

12 June 1999

Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-The NATO-led peacekeeping Kosovo Force (KFOR) began entering Kosovo
Saturday Jun 12, 1999 - Kosovo

June 1999

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Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-Milošević accepted the terms of an international peace plan
Thursday Jun 3, 1999 - Serbia
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Monday Jun 7, 1999 - U.S.
Google LLC
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Monday Jun 7, 1999 - Menlo Park, California, U.S.
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-the North Atlantic Council ratified the agreement and suspended air operations
Thursday Jun 10, 1999 - Serbia


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