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The Balkans: A New Crisis? An Address by David Cameron Thursday, November 29, 2007, 11:00 am — 12:30 pm The Brookings Institution, Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC On November 29, the Brookings Institution will welcome David Cameron, the leader of the Conservative Party in the United Kingdom. Mr. Cameron will discuss recent developments in the Balkans and the looming challenges to stability in the region. David Cameron was elected Conservative Party leader by an overwhelming majority in December 2005. Previously he had held the positions of shadow deputy leader of the House of Commons (2003); deputy chairman of the Conservative Party (2003); front bench spokesman on local government finance (2004); and head of policy coordination up until May 2005. After the general election in 2005, Mr. Cameron held the position of shadow secretary of state for education and skills. Mr. Cameron was first elected as a Member of Parliament in June 2001. Prior to his election, he worked at high-level positions in business and government, including serving as director of corporate affairs at Carlton Communication PLC, one of the UK's leading media companies, and working as a special advisor at the British Home Office and the Treasury. Vice President and Director of Foreign Policy Carlos Pascual will provide introductory remarks. Daniel Benjamin, senior fellow and director of the Center on the United States and Europe, will moderate the discussion. After the program, the panelists will take audience questions. Introduction Carlos Pascual Vice President, Foreign Policy, Brookings Moderator Daniel Benjamin Director, Center on the U.S. and Europe, Brookings Featured Speaker The Rt Hon David Cameron, MP Leader, British Conservative Party To RSVP, please call the Brookings Office of Communications at 202.797.6105, or visit http://onlinepressroom.net/brookings/new If you would rather not receive future email messages from Brookings Institution, let us know by clicking here. Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20036-2103 United States -- ____________________
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