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As NATO forces bomb Belgrade, the Yugoslav movie academy awards top honors to Wag the Dog, about White House aides who stage a phony crisis in the Balkans to draw attention away from a presidential sex scandal. 19 May Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace is released and breaks a string of boxoffice records. 7 million in five days. 14 July The Blair Witch Project is released, becoming a cult-movie classic and grossing more than $140 million. Because the production cost of the movie was only $30,000, it is the most profitable motion picture of all time.

15 Nov. N. continue weapons inspections. 24 Nov. The Yassir Arafat International Airport opens in the Gaza Strip. 25 Nov. A special panel in the British House of Lords votes in favor of extraditing Ugarte Pinochet. 26 Nov. A Tokyo court refuses to compensate former British prisoners of war for Japanese mistreatment during World War II. 22 28 Nov. Israeli forces bombard Hizballuh positions in southern Lebanon following the death of seven Israeli soldiers in an ambush. 9 Dec. Ruth Dreifuss is elected the first woman president of Switzerland.

25 Nov. A special panel in the British House of Lords votes in favor of extraditing Ugarte Pinochet. 26 Nov. A Tokyo court refuses to compensate former British prisoners of war for Japanese mistreatment during World War II. 22 28 Nov. Israeli forces bombard Hizballuh positions in southern Lebanon following the death of seven Israeli soldiers in an ambush. 9 Dec. Ruth Dreifuss is elected the first woman president of Switzerland. 16-20 Dec. S. N. weapons inspectors. AMERICAN DECADES: 1990-1999 WORLD EVENTS 17 Dec.

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