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NATO LIES The American people have been misled about the cause of the war in Kosovo NATO has carefully fed the news media lie upon lie attempting to rally support for US intervention and the media has faithfully broadcast those lies without any investigation into the veracity of the claims Together they have painted the picture of innocent Albanians who were minding their own business when suddenly ruthless Serbians led by the evil tyrant Slobodon Milosevic began forcing them from their homes killing the men and raping the women This is a severely distorted image from which some important information has been deliberately been omittedYugoslavia is undergoing a civil war The two major factions are the Albanians and the Serbians who have been at each others throats for hundreds of years Recently however Yugoslavia became a democratic country raising the opportunity to move the fighting into the political arena In the 1997 Presidential election Slobodon Milosevic won by only 53 of the popular vote because the Albanians chose to boycott the election had they chose to vote Milosevic certainly would have lost The Albanians preferred war having formed the KLA Kosovo Liberation Army For quite some time the KLA has been trying to violently take control of various territories The government has persistently fought back even after NATO threatened bombing if the President would not relinquish authority of Kosovo to KLA forcesNATO sees fit to call Slobodan Milosevic a dictator but that is a lie He was elected fairly and his actions are appropriate for those of a president He had popular support for his stand against giving up Kosovo if he had accepted NATOs ultimatum he would most likely have been removed from office He does not murder or jail his critics opposition forces have newspapers radio and television stations and Party organizations The Yugoslav people are free to watch CNN and read western newspapers and magazines In fact before NATOs bombing Yugoslavia was
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