Four British troops lost as helicopter lands in sea

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Troops mass to defend Dubrovnik

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Thousands flee bombardment Knin's defences breached UN soldier killed

Serb concessions may halt slide to war in Croatia

Bosnian Serb forces shelled the outskirts of the medieval Croatian city of Dubrovnik yesterday, killing three people, in retaliation for Croatian shelling of the Serb town of Drvar in north-west Bosnia.

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