Informed Sources: May 24, 1993

U.S. Forces Are Already in Bosnia

WASHINGTON -- While President Clinton goes through some very public soul- searching about whether the U.S. should send an expeditionary force to Bosnia, sources have told TIME that U.S. Special Forces are already on the ground there, although the Pentagon officially denies it. Sources say these advance troops are, for now, reconnaissance operatives, keeping Washington "incredibly well informed," and are providing intelligence to Muslim enclaves. But they are also equipped to assist in any military action Clinton may order.

Price War in Imported Assault Weapons

WASHINGTON -- The market for assault weapons is going great...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!