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Rescue Plans Reported

Associated Press

American, British, French and Canadian commandos are preparing for possible raids to free U.N. peacekeepers held by Bosnian Serbs, the German newspaper Die Welt reported today.

Die Welt’s report, which named no sources, said the United States had sent a Special Forces commander to Italy, where teams of British SAS and Canadian commandos also were preparing for an operation to rescue the hostages.

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