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The new Geopolitics of the South Atlantic

When Nov 23, 2017
from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
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The Forum on Geopolitics is pleased to welcome the former British Ambassador to the Argentine Republic for this public lecture focusing on the South Atlantic. Sir John Freeman will provide analysis on resource issues in both the Falklands and Antarctica, as well as the Anglo-Argentine relationship.

 

About the Speakers

Sir John Freeman following his doctorate in King's College London, entitled thesis entitled "Britain's nuclear arms control policy in the context of Anglo-American relations 1957–68", Sir John joined the FCO serving as its first Head of the South Africa section from 1986-1989. He went on to serve as the Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Vienna, the Permanent Representative to the the Conference on Disarmament, the Deputy-Director of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons from 2006-2011, and as the UK Ambassador to the Argentine Republic 2012-2016. 

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