South Sudan’s leaders must “seize the bull by the horns” and fully implement a peace deal or potentially face international sanctions and a U.S. arms embargo, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has warned. Kerry was in the Kenyan capital...Show More Summary
The legacy of the Rio 2016 Olympics has been shattered with at least eight people killed in police operations in the city during the Games and peaceful protests heavily repressed, according to Amnesty International.
The move by Saudi Arabia in violation of international human rights law comes at a time when the United States has withdrawn support for the Riyadh-led coalition due to the rising civilian death toll.
Both Turkey and Israel will benefit from reconciliation, Professor Mesut Hakki Casin, a retired military officer lecturing in military schools on international relations and international law, told Sputnik.
Designer Raji Radhakrishnan’s client had several requests for the design of her new apartment. The client spends most of the year traveling internationally and wanted to come home to a peaceful environment. She also has a diverse and wonderful collection of art, with many of the pieces from artists she has worked with...
Two great cartooning organizations I support, Cartooning for Peace and Cartoonists Rights Network International are spotlighting the arrest and imprisonment of Turkish cartoonist Dogan Güzel who... Continue reading ?
When wars end, landmines and unexploded bombs remain behind, posing a threat to communities, as well as a serious impediment to humanitarian aid and reconstruction.
Carmelo Anthony is arguably the greatest international hoops player in USA Basketball’s history, and says he’s secure in his legacy even if it may not ultimately include an NBA championship. The post Carmelo Anthony at Peace With Olympic Gold and No NBA Title appeared first on SLAMonline.
The dramatic rise of the terrorist threat in Europe has spurred even neutral and peaceful Sweden to take decisive measures. The Swedish military is all set to practice finding homemade bombs as part of a major international exercise...
Danielle Resnick, The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) When Rupiah Banda conceded defeat to Michael Sata in Zambia's 2011 elections, many commentators hailed the peaceful transfer of power as a sign that the country's democracy had matured. Show More Summary
We just finished celebrating the birthday of our first black president, Barack Obama, on August 4. Yet it seems few people will be marking August 7, the birth date of a black man who broke national and international barriers as a “first” in multiple arenas. Show More Summary
The international coalition led by Saudi Arabia will carry on military operation in Yemen to support the country's government amid resuming rebels' attacks after settlement negotiations were halted, according to Saudi military spokesman Brig. Gen. Ahmed Asiri.
The internal struggle between America's party of war, represented by "supreme hawk" Hillary Clinton, and its opponents is going on in Washington. The US "party of peace" is seeking a détente with Russia to de-escalate tensions and resolve regional crises.
At the end of his first visit to the United States, United Nations special rapporteur on freedom of peaceful assembly and association, Maina Kiai, starkly delivered his conclusions in front of an international crowd at the U.N. office in Washington, D.C.
How do we “teach peace’ to these 2.2. million souls who are confronted with violence in some form every day whether it be through social media, television, or on the streets of our neighborhoods? The post International Men’s Day “Teach Peace” Children’s Literacy Initiated Launches appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Italian furniture maker Lovli’s decorative chair is made in the shape of Buddha meditating to hold you and help you acheive a state of peace and relaxation. It’s internal lighting and polyethylene construction make it perfect in a garden or poolside.
Around the world, peacekeepers play a vital role in helping countries rise above conflict to work towards lasting peace. Both the United States and India have a long history of supporting international peacekeeping.
UN Office on Drugs and Crime Executive Director said that terrorist threat has spread and evolved in the last decade to become one of the major global threats to international peace and security.
It's a thing of beauty; this worker moving methodically through the aisles as a liberator of our frustrations – every sweet, piercing jab is a cathartic release of our internal screams. The post Let This Balloon Stabber At The Republican National Convention Bring You Peace appeared first on Autostraddle.
“The leading Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli, who was detained by officials earlier this month at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport, has been allowed to leave the country. … Tanavoli told us: ‘I am accused by the police. The accusations are that my art is based on ‘spreading the falsehood’ and ‘creating public anxiety’.'”