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Havana Hosts Peace Talk between FARC and Former Victims of Violence

The BBC reports that Cuba is the host for a series of negotiations that have been going on since 2012, gathering members of the left-wing FARC, politicians, and former victims of violence in Colombia. 294 more words


Israelis, Palestinians Resume Talks on Gaza Deal

(CAIRO) — Palestinian and Israeli negotiators in Cairo resumed indirect talks on Tuesday, trying to hammer out a roadmap for the war-torn Gaza Strip after Egypt announced a 24-hour extension of the cease-fire to allow more time for negotiations. 533 more words

Donetsk Militia Says Will Talk With Kiev on ‘Equal Terms’

Prime Minister of the self-proclaimed “Donetsk People’s Republic” Alexander Zakharchenko.

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DONETSK, August 19 (RIA Novosti) – Reconciliation talks between the government of Kiev and the breakaway Donetsk People’s Republic in… 213 more words

Wither NaMo? Your foreign policy is flawed.

Context: Cancellation of comprehensive bilateral talks with Pakistan.

Something seems amiss with the foreign policy of the NaMo government. All along, for the last ten years, to be precise, the BJP had a consistent position that “Terror and talks cannot go together” with Pakistan. 781 more words

Current Affairs

A Christian response to Violence in Gaza & Iraq: Part 1

I’ve spent four years of my life participating in the peace precesses of two different 40-year-old armed conflicts in the Philippines. I’m no expert in peacebuilding, but I’ve been pro-active in hearing peoples’ stories, trying to understand root issues, and serving people who are in need. 1,322 more words

Armed Conflict And Peacebuilding

Some Progress Made During Ministerial Ukraine Talks in Berlin – Russia

Foreign ministers Pavlo Klimkin of Ukraine, Laurent Fabius of France, Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany and Sergei Lavrov of Russia (L-R) walk in a park ahead of their talks in Berlin… 218 more words

Optimism fades between Israel, Hamas -- Hamas says Israel must stop blockage or never have peace

A Palestinian protester throws a glass bottle at Israeli soldiers during clashes, following a protest against the Israeli military action over Hamas in Gaza, in the West Bank city of Hebron on Friday, Aug. 754 more words