“Without Glory but without Disaster”: lessons of British withdrawal from South Arabia

04/12/2017 - 09:00
RUSI Conference, supported by B-YS
Royal United Services Institute, Whitehall, London, SW1A 2ET

The British Yemeni Society, the University of Durham and the MBI al Jaber Foundation are supporting a whole-day conference to held at the Royal United Services Institute to mark the 50th anniversary of the withdrawal of the British from Aden and South Arabia on 30 November 1967. The conference is looking at the tumultuous events of the 1960s from the British point of view. Speakers include academics researching the period and some of the British officials participating in the events either in London or South Arabia and include several B-YS members.
There is no charge for the event. Lunch will be provided and the MBI al Jaber Foundation is sponsoring a reception at the end of conference. Details: https://rusi.org/event/without-glory-without-disaster-50-years-after-bri...