The Kosovo conflict: The strategic use of displacement and the obstacles to international protection

@article{Hayden1999TheKC,
  title={The Kosovo conflict: The strategic use of displacement and the obstacles to international protection},
  author={W. Hayden},
  journal={Civil Wars},
  year={1999},
  volume={2},
  pages={35-68}
}
  • W. Hayden
  • Published 1999
  • Sociology
  • Civil Wars
  • This article argues that the armed conflict in Kosovo illustrates that forced displacement resulting in both internally displaced persons and refugees is an intentional, deliberate strategy of the parties to the internal conflict, and not just a consequence or unintended effort of the hostilities between ethnic Albanians and Serbs. The escalation of hostilities was also framed by the international community's lack of coherent conflict management strategy for Kosovo. The two principal… CONTINUE READING
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