SEOUL (Reuters) - Seoul welcomed confirmation by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that 22 North Korean athletes would compete in next month's Winter Olympics, saying on Sunday it would aid peace and the easing of tensions on the Korean peninsula.
In an exclusive interview with Reuters, President Trump said on Wednesday that Russia is helping North Korea get supplies in violation of international sanctions and that Pyongyang is getting “closer every day” to being able to deliver a long-range missile to the United States. Show More Summary
RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Sunday he would only accept a broad, internationally-backed panel to broker any peace talks with Israel, but did not rule out a U.S. role in such a panel.
“There is a great aspiration for peace and justice”. The Independent Expert of the United Nations visited Venezuela, by Alfred-Maurice de Zayas / Make 2018 a year of international understanding, by Karl Müller / Switzerland – EU: A relation...Show More Summary
If you are a young dance artist, consider a summer intensive in Israel, a region rich in groundbreaking contemporary dance, and study at the International Dance Village, a place of inspiration, creation, community and peace of mind.
For the second time in two weeks, President Donald Trump threatened to take away international aid over the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. On Tuesday, he accused the Palestinians of refusing to negotiate peace with Israelis, and indicated that U.S. aid should be enough to get “respect” and “appreciation” by way of negotiating with Israel. The aid to […]
Trump's perfect deal involves a winner and a loser, which is wrong for international negotiations, Irish Premier Leo Varadkar said.
Politico reports: President Donald Trump has repeatedly voiced support for anti-government protests in Iran in recent days, joining a bipartisan and international chorus in support of the peaceful demonstrators. Trump’s support for the...Show More Summary
Gallup: “As Americans look ahead to 2018, eight in 10 predict it will be a troubled year filled with international discord rather than peace. The public is more optimistic about the economy, with a slight majority anticipating a year of [...]
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has recently published a fact sheet titled “The SIPRI Top 100 Arms?Producing and Military Services Companies, 2016”. It is an analysis of the 2016 year showing the top 100 arms trading companies as well as the tendencies and structure of the global arms market. Show More Summary
Right now a man-made object the size of a football field is orbiting some 250 miles above Earth. It's so large it can be seen from the ground with the naked eye. For more than 17 years humans have occupied the International Space Station. Show More Summary
This greeting comes to you from the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ). Best wishes to all IFAJ members for a warm holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous 2018. Thank you for your vital work in helping farmers feed their families, their communities and the world. Best Regards, Owen Roberts President, IFAJ
One person is under arrest after an explosion at te Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in Oslo. U.S. Ambassador to the United...Show More Summary
On Sunday, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) received the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo. ICAN won the prize “for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons.” Beatrice Fihn, the […]
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which won this year's Nobel Peace Prize, said on Sunday that the the world is "one tiny tantrum away" from a nuclear crisis. The group also said a country's "moment of panic" could...Show More Summary
Total nuclear destruction is “only one impulsive tantrum away,” this year’s Noble Peace Prize winner warned while accepting the award for an international anti-nuclear weapons campaign.
Mankind's destruction caused by a nuclear war is just one "impulsive tantrum away", the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), warned on Sunday as the United States and North Korea exchange threats over the nation's nuclear tests. Show More Summary
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons was awarded this year's Nobel peace prize. The group's executive director, as well as a survivor of the bombing of Hiroshima spoke about the organization's mission at a ceremony on Sunday. (Dec. 10)
Agence France-Presse reports: Mankind’s destruction caused by a nuclear war is just one “impulsive tantrum away”, the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), warned on Sunday as the United States and North Korea exchange threats over the nation’s nuclear tests. Show More Summary
Head of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons described nuclear bombs as "a madman's gun held permanently to our temple."