Macedonia Nick Thorpe reports from Skopje, Macedonia, that government forces are pressing their offensive against ethnic Albanian insurgents in the country's north. The government has appealed to civilians to leave rebel-held villages. An estimated one thousand remain holed up in basements -- apparently prevented from leaving by the guerrillas. In Skopje, efforts to form a broad-based coalition government stalled, as a major ethnic Albanian party refused to join until the government halts its offensive.
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Nick Thorpe reports from Skopje, Macedonia, that government forces are pressing their offensive against ethnic Albanian insurgents in the country's north. The government has appealed to civilians to leave rebel-held villages. An estimated one thousand remain holed up in basements — apparently prevented from leaving by the guerrillas. In Skopje, efforts to form a broad-based coalition government stalled, as a major ethnic Albanian party refused to join until the government halts its offensive.