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- Javier Solana in Earthtimes (press release)
I want to underline that stability in Kosovo as well as of the whole Balkan region is essential. Therefore, I urge everybody to act calmly and in a responsible way,Solana said in a statement.
- Ursula Plassnik in CBS News
The death "does not alter in any way the need to come to terms with the legacy of the Balkan wars," Austrian Foreign Minister Ursula Plassnik, whose country holds the rotating EU president, said in Salzburg.
- Condoleezza Rice in Boston Globe (registration)
America's position is clear and uncompromising: Every Balkan country must arrest its indicted war criminals or it will have no future in NATO,Rice said.