How The World Looked On January 13, 1999.

News of this day, January 13, 1999 as presented by The BBC World Service Newshour program. Highlights include the financial crisis in Brazil, fighting continuing around Kosovo, fears the Great Barrier Reef is dying and the continuing scandal of Anwar Ibrahim in Kuala Lumpur.

An Ordinary January Day In 1999

(In 1999 we were still dealing with the former Yugoslavia) January 19, 1999 - it was for all intents and purposes a busy news day. As this broadcas