• Summary
  • Contents

Political History of America’s Wars is the first reference work to explore the legislative, social, and policy aspects of America’s major wars, rebellions, and insurrections. This volume weaves together important primary source documents, informative biographies, and in-depth essays to provide coverage of the political antecedents, events, and consequences of America’s wars, from the American Revolution to Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Chapter 46. U.S. Intervention in the Kosovo Crisis (1996–1999)
Chapter 46. U.S. intervention in the Kosovo Crisis (1996–1999)
At Issue

The Dayton Accords, which ended the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina (see Chapters 39 and 44), failed to address the long-simmering problem of independence for the autonomous Yugoslav province of Kosovo. This failure convinced Kosovars who desired independence that only war would win it for them.

The Conflict

One of the many issues related to the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Chapter 44) was ...

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