Battles at the Entrance to Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik, 20 October - According to information forwarded by the Crisis Headquarters of the Municipality of Dubrovnik, units of the Yugoslav army have been breaching the cease-fire since this morning. Soldiers of the Yugoslav army are constantly firing on positions of the Croatian Defense in Župa Dubrovačka. The real attack began at 11 a.m. when they put into use all weaponry available to them with the purpose of clearing the path between Cavtat and Plato, which has been filled up with rock and sand. Many tanks are prepared to advance towards the old city center of Dubrovnik.

© STA, 1991