# peace - Yesterday’s News
# peace - Saturday 31 December, 2016
The UN Security Council approves the Russian-drafted resolution on the Syria ceasefire.
# peace - Saturday 10 December, 2016
A revised FARC deal was approved by Colombia’s Congress last week.
# peace - Thursday 1 December, 2016
The voting public rejected an earlier peace deal in an October referendum.
# peace - Wednesday 23 November, 2016
The new, revised accord will be submitted to Congress for approval, after the last one was rejected in a referendum.
# peace - Thursday 25 August, 2016
Over the past 50 years civil war in Colombia has killed 260,000 people.
# peace - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
And will be gone by 2023.
# peace - Thursday 23 June, 2016
Colombia and FARC rebels have agreed a peace deal.
# peace - Wednesday 27 January, 2016
The demonstration is widely considered to be the longest-running act of political protest in the US.
# peace - Wednesday 30 September, 2015
# peace - Sunday 12 July, 2015
Every eight days, $39 billion is spent on world militaries.
# peace - Friday 22 May, 2015
The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki Moon, will visit next week to mark the 60th anniversary of Ireland joining the UN.
# peace - Thursday 14 May, 2015
A sonar device sends out the message “This Way if You Are Gay”.
# peace - Tuesday 28 April, 2015
Don’t worry, we won’t judge.
# peace - Sunday 22 February, 2015
At the last election the government received a mandate based on their pledges, and one was formalising a policy of neutrality.
# peace - Thursday 12 February, 2015
Marathon talks have led to a deal.
# peace - Saturday 3 January, 2015
Those shortlisted include Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental, Médecins Sans Frontiéres and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
# peace - Sunday 30 November, 2014
“Peace has brought real change to your lives.”
# peace - Sunday 26 October, 2014
Will Northern Ireland be tasting a little bit of Nevada?
# peace - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Northern Ireland talks are already underway.
# peace - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
He said the European Parliament is willing to act as an ‘honest broker’ to support the peace process.
# peace - Saturday 11 October, 2014
The talks will include talks British Prime Minister David Cameron as well as German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
# peace - Friday 3 October, 2014
It has not been confirmed if parliamentary approval is needed.
# peace - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012, were given final approval this week.
The Foreign Affairs minister called for the continued strong US support for the Peace Process in Northern Ireland.
# peace - Monday 15 September, 2014
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charlie Flanagan is set to address today’s Reconciliation Forum.
# peace - Friday 12 September, 2014
His wife Eileen said his family were “heartbroken” and that their “earthly lives are forever changed”.
# peace - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
The Ukrainian president’s office had said this morning that they two leaders had reached an agreement.
# peace - Sunday 31 August, 2014
Everyone’s been talking about a drowning tragedy in Crete, Irish troops in the Middle East, peace, and EP.
# peace - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
The ceasefire provides for the opening of border crossings.
# peace - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
There’s a truce, but under what conditions?
A long-term truce was signed today that will see an easing of the blockade on the enclave.
# peace - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The woman was nine months pregnant but medics were unable to save the foetus.
# peace - Saturday 9 August, 2014
The 11 people, including a priest and a mother-of-eight, were shot by the British Army.
# peace - Friday 1 August, 2014
Israel claim that eight rockets and mortars have been fired across the border by Hamas.
# peace - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Today’s ceasefire allowed Palestinian’s to return to what was left of their homes to try to salvage belongings.
# peace - Friday 18 July, 2014
The 80-year-old anti-war activist had refused to sign a bond saying she would act lawfully and stay out of unauthorised zones in Shannon Airport.
# peace - Saturday 28 June, 2014
However, the deal is a fragile agreement.
# peace - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Party leaders in Northern Ireland have agreed to intensive talks next week but Sinn Féin said the Irish government needs to be positively engaged for it to work.
# peace - Sunday 22 June, 2014
Petro Poroshenko’s initiative follows his announcement on Friday of a week-long unilateral ceasefire in the government’s 10-week campaign against pro-Russian rebels.