The following is a very partial list of reporters who have been covering the Balkan wars for at least the last six months, if not six years.
Has written 50 dispatches from the region over the past 12 months.
Chris Hedges and others
The New York Times
Hedges has been writing incisive analysis from Yugoslavia for most of this decade, and the Times' other correspondents have been excellent.
Christian Science Monitor
Has written more than 100 articles from the region since January 1998.
Los Angeles Times
Former Pulitzer-prize winning Toronto Star reporter/photographer has been in the Balkans with the Times since September, and is currently said to be the only American journalist in Pristina.
R. Jeffrey Smith
Reported from Balkans since January 1998.
Was the only Western reporter to witness last year's Serb massacre at the town of Drenica; has been in the region since at least 1998.
A fearless type who specializes in gaining access to forbidden areas, Strauss has been in the former Yugoslavia for most of the past three years.
An elegant writer, Swain has been a war correspondent since Vietnam, and a Yugoslav correspondent for much of this decade.
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