Four people died in clashes between government forces and pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's separatist east, officials said Friday, the highest death toll since international peace talks held 10 days ago. The flare-up in the two-year...Show More Summary
Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and subregional organizations in the maintenance of international peace and security: Collective Security Treaty Organization, Shanghai Cooperation Organization and Commonwealth ofShow More Summary
CULTURE OF CORRUPTION: Kerry’s Daughter Traveled On Taxpayers’ Dime To Get Government Contracts. The Peace Corps authorized an estimated $46,000 for 20 international and domestic trips for Dr. Vanessa Kerry and her staff, agency documents obtained by TheDCNF show. The purpose of the travel was to form the Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP) – a […]
By Alison Pargeter | ( OpenDemocracy) | – – If peace and national unity in Libya seem remote five years after the fall of the Qadhafi regime, western powers and the international…
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International peace talks on Syria involving the United States, Russia and regional players have ended in the Swiss city of Lausanne, a US official said Saturday. After more than four hours of talks, ministers left the city's upmarket lakeside Beau-Rivage hotel without making any comments. The US and Russian foreign ministers had met ahead of the talks.
FP staffers talk about their reporting on the ground in South Sudan and Colombia and how war crimes, revolution, women, and Washington all played a role in those countries’ failed peace processes.
Leaving the EU will isolate Britain internationally and squander its historic influence – just when this region in conflict needs it most Described by some as the UK’s Arab spring, the vote for Brexit has been celebrated by its supporters as the anti-establishment, anti-status quo act that will reinvigorate the fortunes of the nation. Show More Summary
The past few weeks have been rough for Russian President Vladimir Putin's international image. Putin has been blamed for airstrikes in Syria that have killed hundreds of civilians, including children, dooming a cease-fire his government helped foster but may have never intended to abide by. Show More Summary
By Marie Dennis, Co-President Pax Christi International and Eli McCarthy Ph.D., Director of Justice and Peace at the Conference of Major Superiors of Men. Cardinal Turkson, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace at...Show More Summary
Hailee Steinfeld throws up some peace signs after arriving at Narita International Airport in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday (October 9). The 19-year-old singer and actress is doing a bit of globetrotting to promote her new single, “Starving” and new film, The Edge of Seventeen. Speaking with BBC Radio while in London, Hailee opened up about [...]
Leading Off ? Colombia – peace agreement referendum (Oct. 2) Colombia has been at war with the revolutionary leftist FARC rebels since the mid-1960s in a conflict that has claimed the lives of more than 200,000 people and displaced millions more. Show More Summary
For this week’s “Unauthorized Disclosure” podcast, hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola welcome guest Fabio Andres Diaz Pabon, a Colombian who is a research associate for the Department of Political and International Studies at Rhodes University in South Africa. Show More Summary
Promoting women’s participation in peace and security processes is often cast as an act of fairness rather than of effectiveness. But evidence shows that including women in international security forces advances the primary purpose of U.S. Show More Summary
The official line is that the “no” vote won the referendum in Colombia. The internationally lauded peace treaty with the FARC guerillas was rejected, and now nobody knows what the country’s fate will be. But did “no” actually win? The numbers divide four ways, rather than just two “no” and “yes” answers: 6,431,376 against the […]
Mike Spagat and Neil Johnson write: The official line is that the “no” vote won the referendum in Colombia. The internationally lauded peace treaty with the FARC guerillas was rejected... But did “no” actually win? The numbers divide...Show More Summary
International efforts to end the fighting in Syria have been dealt a serious blow, with the United States suspending direct contacts with Russia on halting the war, and chilly relations … Click to Continue »
Someone wrote “Black Lives Matter” and “No Justice, No Peace” near the hotel’s entrance.
Trump International Hotel was hit with “Black Lives Matter” messages by an anonymous tagger on Saturday afternoon. Other political messages written on the entryway included “No Justice” and “Peace” with a slash through the word. Police were called to the scene about 4 p.m. Show More Summary
Sssh. Don't tell anyone but Black Lives Matter's protesters just vandalized the Trump International Hotel in Washington D.C. As IJR reports, the words "No Justice" and the word "Peace," with a red line through it, flank the left side...Show More Summary