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Simpson answers your questions

John Simpson saw at first hand the devestation in Pristina

John Simpson, BBC World Affairs Editor is still in Belgrade and ready to answer your questions.

Kosovo: Special Report
He was one of the few western journalists to remains in Belgrade when President Milosevic ordered their expulsion.

He was one of those allowed into the Kosovan regional capital Pristina after Nato bombing raids, and when paramilitary leader Arkan wanted to do a live TV interview he requested John Simpson.

Put your questions to our man in Belgrade here and we will post his replies shortly.

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