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July 24, 1994 | JAMES RISEN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Clinton defended his Administration's role in Rwanda on Saturday, dismissing criticism that the slow response of the United States and other Western nations had worsened the human catastrophe now unfolding in refugee camps along the Zaire-Rwanda border. Clinton told reporters in Hot Springs, Ark., where he was attending his 30-year high school reunion, that he had done "all I knew to do" to help the Rwandans, who have fled their homeland during a vicious civil war.
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November 20, 1996 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Clinton administration, clearly relieved by a surge of Rwandan refugees heading home, sharply scaled back its Central African relief program Tuesday, canceling plans to send a battalion of paratroopers and deciding instead to dispatch a small contingent of support personnel. Defense Secretary William J.
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July 27, 1994 | JEFF LEEDS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. diplomatic and military officials, fending off criticism that American shipments of food and medicine to Rwandan refugees have come too little and too late, said Tuesday that the crisis is showing signs of abating. "It's not too late for the living," said J. Brian Atwood, administrator of the Agency for International Development, an arm of the State Department. He noted that some of the 1.
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July 28, 1994 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Clinton Administration is considering sending at least 2,000 U.S. troops to Rwanda to help set up a relief network for refugees returning from Zaire, but the President still has not made a final decision on the plan, senior officials said Wednesday. The action is awaiting a U.S.
NEWS
November 20, 1996 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Clinton administration, clearly relieved by a surge of Rwandan refugees heading home, sharply scaled back its Central African relief program Tuesday, canceling plans to send a battalion of paratroopers and deciding instead to dispatch a small contingent of support personnel. Defense Secretary William J.
NEWS
July 28, 1994 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Clinton Administration is considering sending at least 2,000 U.S. troops to Rwanda to help set up a relief network for refugees returning from Zaire, but the President still has not made a final decision on the plan, senior officials said Wednesday. The action is awaiting a U.S.
NEWS
July 27, 1994 | JEFF LEEDS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. diplomatic and military officials, fending off criticism that American shipments of food and medicine to Rwandan refugees have come too little and too late, said Tuesday that the crisis is showing signs of abating. "It's not too late for the living," said J. Brian Atwood, administrator of the Agency for International Development, an arm of the State Department. He noted that some of the 1.
NEWS
July 24, 1994 | JAMES RISEN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Clinton defended his Administration's role in Rwanda on Saturday, dismissing criticism that the slow response of the United States and other Western nations had worsened the human catastrophe now unfolding in refugee camps along the Zaire-Rwanda border. Clinton told reporters in Hot Springs, Ark., where he was attending his 30-year high school reunion, that he had done "all I knew to do" to help the Rwandans, who have fled their homeland during a vicious civil war.
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