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Bosnian War

Air strikes—at the request of the UN—against artillery and mortar positions in or around Sarajevo

Wednesday Feb 9, 1994
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

On 9 February 1994, NATO authorized the Commander of Allied Forces Southern Europe (CINCSOUTH), US Admiral Jeremy Boorda, to launch air strikes—at the request of the UN—against artillery and mortar positions in or around Sarajevo determined by UNPROFOR to be responsible for attacks against civilian targets.


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