Policy or Panic? The Flight of Ethnic Albanians from Kosovo, March-May 1999


Table of Contents

Executive Summary

I. Introduction

II. Kosovar Albanian Refugee Flow, 24 March-11 May 1999

Phase 1
Phase 2
Phase 3

III. Conclusion

Appendix A:
Data and Methods
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Appendix B:
Maps of refugee flow by two-day periods

Appendix C:
Municipalities of Kosovo

Appendix D:
Sources of information about NATO bombing

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