The history of Balochistan Revisited

Chair: Dr William Crawley, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Commonwealth Studies



About the seminar

The Democracy Forum’s first seminar of 2017, entitled ‘The history of Balochistan revisited’, will take place on Thursday 23 February 2017 from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm at the House of Lords, London.

Where


House of Lords, London (UK)

When


Thursday, 23 February 2017
2:00 pm-3:00 pm PST

Speakers

Maxwell Downman

Maxwell Downman

Parliamentary Researcher

Mir Suleman Khan Ahmedzai

Khan of Kalat

Professor Sabir Badal Khan

Professor Sabir Badal Khan

Dept of Asia, Africa and Mediterranean Studies, University of Oriental Studies, Naples

Seminar 23 Feb, 2017 - "The History of Balochistan Revisited"

A seminar titled "History of Balochistan Revisited", was held in the British House of Lords, London, on February 23, 2017. Hosted by The Democracy Forum, the deliberations centred around Britain's historical links with the confederacy of Balochistan in the 19th century, and the legality of the subsequent accession of Balochistan to Pakistan in 1948. Dr William Crawley of the Institute for Commonwealth Studies, chaired