The National Post: The German Chancellor has emerged as the firm favourite for the 2015 peace prize, the winner of which will be announced by the Norwegian Nobel Committee next Friday. But even as she is lauded on the internationalShow More Summary
The international community has been acting over the last twenty years as though there is a genuine peace process between the Palestinians and Israelis while Israel furthered its interests by continuing to expand its colonial settlements and to deepen its security ties with PA security apparatuses to meet its own security needs. Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - It will take time to organize elections in Ukraine that respect international standards, and as a result the so-called Minsk peace process will most likely not be concluded by year-end, French President Francois Hollande said on Friday.
The world community possesses the ability to end the abominable war in Syria. The only question is whether it possesses the will to do it. The path to peace exists. Syrian president Bashar al-Assad would step down, an interim government...Show More Summary
Maintenance of international peace and security: settlement of conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa and countering the terrorist threat in the region Concept note The Russian Federation proposes to hold on 30 September 2015Show More Summary
The new sustainable development goals adopted by the United Nations call for the international community to come together to promote the rule of law; support equal access to justice for all; reduce corruption; and develop effec
In response to Western criticism of actions in Ukraine, Russia has accused the United States of refusing to comply with a fragile international peace deal. But the Pentagon’s involvement in the country as a whole is actually relatively minor. In February, the presidents of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany came...
The Cuban foreign minister Bruno Rodriguez Parilla stated that differences between nations "should be settled in accordance with international law and peaceful means."
On Monday, September 21st, the world came together to recognize the International Day of Peace. In order to make sure that the day's message of peace reached the world's young people, the UN partnered with social media marketing platform...Show More Summary
In a speech to the U.N. general assembly in which he talked about Iran, Syria and other pressing international issues, President Barack Obama also spoke about the value of education, peaceful worship and other essential human rights
Putin to hold first official meeting with Obama as Russia announces international contact group for meeting in October.
Yesterday on International World Peace Day I was invited to a small gathering to celebrate UN Messenger of Peace Jane Goodall's forthcoming A Prayer for World Peace and its gorgeous illustrations by the distinguished Iranian artist Feeroozeh Golmohammad. Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel believes that Syrian President Bashar Assad should participate in the international search for a peaceful resolution of the long-running conflict in his country.
"This year's International Day of Peace comes at a time of deadly violence and destabilizing conflicts around the world. Rather than succumbing to despair, we have a collective responsibility to demand an end to the brutality and impunity that prevail. Show More Summary
Two days ago, the world celebrated its 34 th International Day of Peace. Two days from now, leaders from around the globe will gather at the United Nations and pledge their commitment to 17 Sustainable Development Goals, among them, Goal 16, promoting peace and justice. Show More Summary
Police and security forces in Angola use the courts, dogs, batons, torture, and murder to attack citizens exercising rights guaranteed in their constitution and under international law. Journalist Rafael Marques is witness to nearly all these tactics as he documents corruption … Please continue reading.
It's a little-known fact that most hipster trends were actually started by Peace Corps Volunteers. 1. Have you read it? Because we have. By candlelight. 2. We made "jorts" an international fashion trend. 3. The best filter is #nofilter. 4. Glasses are functional and fashionable. 5. Show More Summary
You can be the most enlightened, loving, open-minded person on the planet and STILL get really annoyed by some people. Don't feel guilty about your feelings and don't try to internalize them in order to keep the peace. There are three...Show More Summary
Some of Hollywood's most influential celebs united on Monday in support of the UN's International Day of Peace. The stars took to Twitter and Instagram as part of the #ForgiveForPeace campaign, sharing messages of forgiveness and acceptance. Related:...Show More Summary
Since 1982, the International Day of Peace (or World Peace Day) has been a celebrated by nations around the globe. The event, created through a United Nations international declaration, now occurs annually on Sept. 21....