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The Kosovo precedent? Secession and frozen conflicts

LSE hosts a roundtable exploring the concept of secession by placing the experience of Kosovo in a comparative context on Monday 22 January.

Participating in the event will be Dr Florian Bieber, lecturer in East European politics at the University of Kent, Professor Bruno Coppieters, associate professor in the Department of Political Science, Vrije Universiteit, Brussels, and Nicholas Whyte, Europe programme director at the International Crisis Group.

Dr James Hughes, LSE, will chair the debate.

The Kosovo Precedent? Secession and Frozen Conflicts is on Monday 22 January 2007 at 6.30-8pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Aldwych, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.


To reserve a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email  j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk|


This is one in a series of events of LSE European Institute: Schapiro Lectures. The next roundtable in this series is on Monday 12 February and is entitled Watchdogs of War: the media and NGOs in Russia - in memory of Anna Politkovskaya. See: Public Events|

16 January 2007