Richard Holbrooke dies: Veteran U.S. diplomat brokered Dayton peace accords

Sad news for the State Department and for his family… Washington Post Veteran U.S. diplomat Richard C. Holbrooke, 69, whose relentless prodding and deft maneuvering yielded the 1995 Dayton peace accords that ended the war in the Balkans, a feat he hoped to emulate as President Obama’s chief envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, died Monday… More Richard Holbrooke dies: Veteran U.S. diplomat brokered Dayton peace accords