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Meetings from July 2006


Thursday 27th July M.Abdul-Latif on the 'Nakba' (formation of the state of Israel in 1948 and expulsion of the Palestinians)

Thursday 24th August Who's doing what in Iraq? Max Fuller on the role of the Mahdi militia and the responsibility for sectarian assassinations in Iraq.

Thursday 7th September Peter Coleridge: Some days spent as a guest of Abu Nidal in the Lebanon, March 1988

Thursday, 28th September Discussion on Darfur, introduced by Roland Watts

Thursday, 5th October Hugh Roberts on the future of the British Labour Party. For articles by Hugh Roberts on Algeria visit, and scroll down.

Friday, 15th December Barbara Harriss-White on The Politics of Energy.