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Qatari Foreign Policy and the Changing Regional Order in the Middle East

LSE IDEAS KUWAIT PROGRAMME AND LSE MIDDLE EAST CENTRE PUBLIC SEMINAR

Wednesday 26 February 2014, 16:30 - 18:00, CLM 2.02, Clement House, LSESpeaker: Dr Lina Khatib. Chair: Professor Toby Dodge

Qatar has established a reputation for adopting a foreign policy based on pragmatism. However, the geopolitical landscape in the Middle East has recently witnessed a number of key changes that are recalibrating the distribution of power in the region. Are those changes testing Qatar's pragmatism? Is the Middle East witnessing the birth of a new political order?

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Speaker 

Khatib-Lina

Dr Lina Khatib is Director of the Carnegie Middle East Center in Beirut. Previously, she was the co-founding head of the Program on Arab Reform and Democracy at Stanford University’s Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law.

 

Chair

DodgeToby

Professor Toby Dodge is Director of the LSE Middle East Centre, Deputy Director of IDEAS and a Reader in the International Relations Department at LSE.

 

Location

CLM 2.02, Second floor, Clement House, LSE map|

 

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