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Russian TV Does NATO Bombing Montage...With Sinatra

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The Russian 24-hour news channel Vesti today had day-long coverage devoted to the NATO bombing of Serbia, 10 years ago.

This is a sample of the offering, a montage shown between programs, with Frank Sinatra singing "America The Beautiful."

-- Pavel Butorin

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