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U.N. ASSAILS KILLING, BUT ATTACKS GO ON

The United Nations condemned the killing Friday of a French peacekeeper in Sarajevo, while U.N. forces faced a series of attacks and harassment throughout Bosnia.

French Premier Edouard Bal-la-dur demanded the United Nations find and punish the killer of the soldier who was shot in the neck while driving through the front-line suburb of Dobrinja early Friday. He died shortly afterward, a U.N. spokeswoman said. It was not clear which side fired.The U.N. Security Council condemned the killing and demanded that all warring sides respect the status of U.N. personnel in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

But in other incidents Friday, two Pakistani peacekeepers were slightly wounded when a U.N. convoy came under fire from Bosnian Serb positions southeast of Tuzla, U.N. spokesman Maj. Mohammed Taraq said.

In the area of Ilijas north of Sarajevo, a French Puma helicopter was engaged by small-arms and machine-gun fire from both Bosnian Serb and Muslim-led government forces. There were no cas-ual-ties nor major damage to the aircraft, Taraq said.

Since early 1992, 158 peacekeepers have been killed throughout the former Yugoslavia, in-clud-ing 57 in combat-related incidents.

Rebel Serbs were harassing aid workers as well Friday.

At a Bosnian Serb checkpoint outside Sarajevo, Serb gunmen robbed a U.N. relief agency fuel convoy Thursday of $7,200 worth of German marks, said aid agency spokesman Kris Janowski.

As a result, the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees halted all fuel supplies to the Bosnian Serbs. Serbs have received 30 percent of UNHCR fuel for humanitarian needs; the Bosnian government 70 percent.

Serbs also continued to block U.N. fuel convoys from passing through their territory to resupply peacekeepers, creating serious problems in government-held enclaves like Gorazde, said Lt. Col. Gary Coward.

Peacekeepers in that enclave, south of Sarajevo, have resorted to using mules for transportation and had enough fuel for only a few more days.

Elsewhere, Serbs expelled more than 100 Muslims from the northeastern city of Bijeljina over the past two days, including 13 men taken hostage for subsequent use in prisoner-of-war exchanges, said recent arrivals in Tuzla.

Ninety of the refugees - mostly women, children and elderly - crossed the northern confrontation line in the past two days.

They were forced to walk through snow and across front lines to government-held Tuzla, said Nina Winquist, a spokeswoman for the international Red Cross. One elderly man died of exhaustion en route.

A 43-year-old woman, who identified herself only as Almasa, said seven masked Serb soldiers broke into her house Wednesday evening, took all her money and valuables and ordered her out. Other arrivals told similar tales.

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Arms shipments

The Clinton administration has chosen to ignore a series of weapons shipments from Iran to the Muslim-led Bosnian government that in the past year has added considerably to its military firepower, Clinton administration officials said Friday.

The officials said the United States has ample evidence of the Iranian deliveries, which are in violation of the U.N. embargo that bans arms shipments to all combatants in the Bosnian civil war. But they said the administration had not tried in any way to cut off the flow.

The administration said last fall that it would no longer take part in efforts to enforce the embargo on shipments to the Bosnians. A senior administration official insisted Friday that the White House neither approved nor endorsed what the Iranians were doing, but one top Clinton adviser described Tehran's motivations as "understandable."