n A 12-day UN humanitarian visit to Yugoslavia starting today will attempt to assess the crisis in Kosovo. Kofi Annan and heads of non- governmental aid agencies and representatives of the European Commission, the World Bank and the Red Cross held a crisis summit yesterday.
n The foreign ministers of Bulgaria, Greece and Romania met in Sofia to discuss the prospects of ending the crisis and rebuilding the region's economy and security.
n The Red Cross sent its first staff and aid supplies into Kosovo since pulling out of the war zone on 29 March. A convoy carrying food and shelter materials had driven into the Kosovo capital, Pristina.