John Gilmore on Sat, 15 May 1999 04:34:03 +0200 (CEST)

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<nettime> Re: More confirmation re: Serbian Internet

    [orig To: John Perry Barlow <>,
              Slobodan Markovic <twiddle@EUnet.yu>,

> >    Sreckovic, that "they will be forced to shut satellite feed to
> >    Yugoslav Internet providers".
> >
> >    "This decision is a result of Executive Order signed by president
> >    Bill Clinton, which forbids providing of services to Federal
> >    Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)"

I wonder if any Russian ISP's, telcos, or the Russian government are
in a position to provide satellite telecommunications to the Serbian
ISPs on an emergency basis?

What a sad circumstance when one's own country is insanely making
war, and one must rely on other powers in the world to do the right

	John Gilmore
	not proud to be a US citizen

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