But if the US is so proud of what it is doing in Yugoslavia, will it also be prepared to accept the jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice in The Hague? After more than two months of relentless and indiscriminate bombing which has wrought some $100bn of damage on Yugoslavia's frail economy, and the consequent disruption of all neighbouring countries, would the ambassador agree that we rightly expect the law to tell us in no uncertain terms exactly who will have to pay up? To have indicted Mr Milosevic is only half the job. The other half is clearly still pending. For just as there isn't a shred of legitimacy in Serbia's actions in Kosovo there is none in Nato's inhumanity either.
Professor NICOS DEVLETOGLOU
London W1Reuse content