Pop quiztime. Who said this about whom, and when did he say it? "He has never understoodthat the man who set Yugoslavia on fire will never put the fire out, that thelifeblood of the Serbian government is war."
If yourguess was Tony Blair, or Bill Clinton, talking about Boris Yeltsin or Pat Buchananin the last month or so, try again. It was Serbian Renewal Movement politicianMihajlo Markovic. He was talking about European Community Balkan peace negotiatorLord David Owen. Markovic said this back in 1993, in the middle of one of acontinuing series of crackdowns by Serbian (and later Yugoslav) President SlobodanMilosevic against opposition political forces.