Graham Fuller is the former vice chairman of national intelligence at the CIA.
Washington - The world had better get used to
what has happened in Kosovo, because it represents the wave of the future.
We require drastic reconsideration of policies as we rethink issues of
minorities, borders, and national sovereignty. The simple reality is that
in the next century minorities will be increasingly unwilling to live
within borders - to which they have been arbitrarily assigned by history
- when the conditions seem intolerable. More than ever before they will
demand a voice over what people will rule them and how. Many states, simply
employing force, are destined to founder.