Showing posts with label Peace. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Peace. Show all posts

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Jordan's King Abdullah sees no Mideast peace without US


Jordan's King Abdullah
King Abdullah II of Jordan said Sunday that the United States remains essential to any hope of a peaceful solution between Israel and the Palestinians, despite widespread criticism of the new U.S. stance on Jerusalem.

Monday, January 1, 2018

Pence Middle East visit indefinitely postponed

United States Vice President Mike Pence’s proposed trip to Israel has been indefinitely delayed beyond January, Foreign Ministry officials said on Monday.

Initially set to arrive in the Middle East late December then pushed forward to mid-January, Pence’s trip was delayed due to a crunch tax reform vote on Capitol Hill that required the Vice President to cast the deciding vote in the Senate.
 (i24NEWS)

Friday, December 8, 2017

Nikki Haley: UN hurts Israel-Palestine peace process

The US ambassador to the UN
The US ambassador to the UN has said, during an emergency meeting at the UN Security Council, the UN has been a negative force in the peace process between Israel and Palestine.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Israel, Central European countries sign joint statement on migration, Mideast peace process

Visegrad Four countries
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the prime ministers of the Visegrad Four countries (Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia) signed a joint statement here on Wednesday on global issues such as migration, fight against terrorism and the peace process in the Middle East.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

EU wins prestigious Spanish peace award

The European Union on Wednesday received the prestigious Princess of Asturias Award for Concord -- seen as the Hispanic world's Nobel Peace Prize -- for its achievements over the six decades since its formation.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

US Backing for 'Moderate Opposition' in Syria Remains Obstacle to Peace Process

The creation of four de-escalation zones in Syria, backed by Russia, Iran and Turkey, offers the conditions for political reconciliation, but US backing for "moderate opposition" groups is an obstacle to political resolution, military expert Viktor Murakhovsky told RIA Novosti.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

New UN chief Guterres aims to put peace first in 2017

Antonio Guterres painted a dark picture of global politics on his first day as the new UN secretary general on Sunday, as he took the reins from Ban Ki-moon with a new year's resolution to put peace first.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Erdogan calls for joint efforts to bring peace to Syria, Iraq

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged the countries participating in the World Energy Congress to unite their efforts to bring peace to Syria and Iraq.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Kerry Announces New Yemen Peace Initiative

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday the war in Yemen must end, announcing a fresh international peace initiative to resolve the 17-month conflict.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The Russian military presence in Syria will be perpetual

Russian President Vladimir Putin has submitted for consideration the State Duma the agreement on the deployment of Russian air group in Syria. According to «Parlamentskaya Gazeta», it defines the legal status of Russian troops.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Friday, January 15, 2016

12 Turkish academics detained for signing declaration on Southeast

Twelve academics who signed a recent declaration calling for an end in violence in Turkey's majority Kurdish Southeast have been detained in the western province of İzmit, only days after President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan threatened to take action against the statement's signatories.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Saudi says Syria rebel chief killing doesn't serve peace...

The killing of a Syrian rebel chief in an air raid last week does not serve the peace process in the war-ravaged country, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Tuesday.

U.S. Chides Russia Over Killing Syrian Rebel Leader

The United States chided Russia on December 28 for killing a top Syrian rebel leader in an air strike last week, saying the move will make it more difficult to reach a peace deal in Syria.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Displaced families back home as normalcy returns to Afghan Kunduz city

After almost two weeks of fierce fighting and evicting Taliban militants from Kunduz city, capital of Kunduz province 250 km north of Kabul, normalcy has returned to the war-ravaged city and the people who escaped the war for safer placed have begun returning home.

Featured Post

US Democratic congresswoman : There is no difference between 'moderate' rebels and al-Qaeda or the ISIS

United States Congresswoman and Democratic Party member Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday revealed that she held a meeting with Syrian Presiden...