"We cannot accept an occupational force, not under a Nato or a UN flag ... We can't accept anything that looks like an occupation."
"We now need to take up negotiations. It is premature to talk of a breakthrough, but we can speak of a move forward."
Russian Foreign Minister
"Refugees are not going to return unless there is credible protection and that will have to be a military force..."
"It is very unlikely any refugee will return unless Serbian forces withdraw and international armed forces are deployed"
Sadako Ogata, head of
UN refugee agency
"I must warn against the idea of a breakthrough in a matter of hours or days. There is still a lot of work to do."
Wolfgang Ischinger, German Deputy Foreign MinisterReuse content