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From TheJournal.ie Opinion: My Sri Lankan relatives had a lucky escape from the bombings - I'm struggling to keep my hopes for peace alive Opinion

Opinion: My Sri Lankan relatives had a lucky escape from the bombings - I'm struggling to keep my hopes for peace alive

After a decade of peace, I had hoped that our troubles were behind us, writes Dil Wickremasinghe.

From TheJournal.ie Pride and sacrifice: Marking 60 years of Irish participation in peacekeeping missions Defence Forces This post contains videos

Pride and sacrifice: Marking 60 years of Irish participation in peacekeeping missions

Ireland holds the record for the longest unbroken peacekeeping service of any nation in the world.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Clinton warns political stalemate could result in the North going 'back into the hell of the Troubles' Deadlock

Bill Clinton warns political stalemate could result in the North going 'back into the hell of the Troubles'

There are three possible outcomes if the institutions in the North don’t get up and running soon, said Clinton.

From TheJournal.ie 'There is important work to be done': Clinton says politicians should commit to spirit of Good Friday Agreement 20 Years On

'There is important work to be done': Clinton says politicians should commit to spirit of Good Friday Agreement

A special event to mark the 20th anniversary of the deal has been held in Washington DC.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney to meet Benjamin Netanyahu for first time since objection to Jerusalem as Israeli capital Jerusalem

Coveney to meet Benjamin Netanyahu for first time since objection to Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Coveney’s last meeting with the Israeli Prime Minister last year was not overly successful.

From TheJournal.ie Syrian rebels and opposition reject Russia's peace talk plan Syrian Civil War

Syrian rebels and opposition reject Russia's peace talk plan

They say that Moscow has failed to pressure Bashar Assad, to end the conflict.

From TheJournal.ie This 1979 news report about a solar eclipse had a poignant message for 2017 World In Peace

This 1979 news report about a solar eclipse had a poignant message for 2017

The report was on a solar eclipse that was moving across North America.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid on the death of 'secret peacemaker' Brendan Duddy The Troubles

Tributes paid on the death of 'secret peacemaker' Brendan Duddy

The Derry businessman had been an important link between IRA forces and the British government for over 20 years.

From TheJournal.ie UN Security Council endorses Syria ceasefire and plans for peace talks Peace

UN Security Council endorses Syria ceasefire and plans for peace talks

The UN Security Council approves the Russian-drafted resolution on the Syria ceasefire.

From TheJournal.ie 'A gift from heaven' - Colombian President receives Nobel Peace Prize Prize Winner

'A gift from heaven' - Colombian President receives Nobel Peace Prize

A revised FARC deal was approved by Colombia’s Congress last week.

From TheJournal.ie Peace at last: Colombia ratifies deal with FARC rebels Unanimous Vote

Peace at last: Colombia ratifies deal with FARC rebels

The voting public rejected an earlier peace deal in an October referendum.

From TheJournal.ie Colombia's government will sign a new peace deal this week FARC

Colombia's government will sign a new peace deal this week

The new, revised accord will be submitted to Congress for approval, after the last one was rejected in a referendum.

From TheJournal.ie Historic peace deal reached to put an end to world's longest-running war Colombia

Historic peace deal reached to put an end to world's longest-running war

Over the past 50 years civil war in Colombia has killed 260,000 people.

From TheJournal.ie The (actual) walls dividing the North's Catholics and Protestants are coming down Peace Walls
From TheJournal.ie The longest-running war in the world comes to an end today Colombia

The longest-running war in the world comes to an end today

Colombia and FARC rebels have agreed a peace deal.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who held 35-year protest outside White House dies Nuclear Weapons

Woman who held 35-year protest outside White House dies

The demonstration is widely considered to be the longest-running act of political protest in the US.

From TheJournal.ie Denis O'Brien's Digicel is taking on Google, Facebook, and Yahoo Ad Blocking

Denis O'Brien's Digicel is taking on Google, Facebook, and Yahoo

The company is introducing ad blocking at a network level.

From TheJournal.ie Just eight days of military spending could make education free around the world Get Smart

Just eight days of military spending could make education free around the world

Every eight days, $39 billion is spent on world militaries.

From TheJournal.ie Open letter to Ban Ki-Moon: 'Ireland’s commitments to human rights are being weakened ' Opinion

Open letter to Ban Ki-Moon: 'Ireland’s commitments to human rights are being weakened '

The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki Moon, will visit next week to mark the 60th anniversary of Ireland joining the UN.

From TheJournal.ie Swedes have a novel way of deterring Russian submarines - calling them gay Gaydar

Swedes have a novel way of deterring Russian submarines - calling them gay

A sonar device sends out the message “This Way if You Are Gay”.

From TheJournal.ie This is how you can block calls on your smartphone No Contact

This is how you can block calls on your smartphone

Don’t worry, we won’t judge.

From TheJournal.ie It's high time for neutrality to be enshrined in the Constitution – don't let the government backtrack War And Peace

It's high time for neutrality to be enshrined in the Constitution – don't let the government backtrack

At the last election the government received a mandate based on their pledges, and one was formalising a policy of neutrality.

From TheJournal.ie Why the peace deal between Ukraine and Russia today is so important Peace

Why the peace deal between Ukraine and Russia today is so important

Marathon talks have led to a deal.

From TheJournal.ie Shortlist for Tipperary International Peace Award announced Making A Difference

Shortlist for Tipperary International Peace Award announced

Those shortlisted include Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental, Médecins Sans Frontiéres and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Clinton turned on the Belfast Christmas lights 19 years ago today Political Nostalgia

Bill Clinton turned on the Belfast Christmas lights 19 years ago today

Peace has brought real change to your lives.”

From TheJournal.ie Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry Temple

Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry

Will Northern Ireland be tasting a little bit of Nevada?

From TheJournal.ie We'll soon be hearing a lot more about US Senator Gary Hart New Haass

We'll soon be hearing a lot more about US Senator Gary Hart

Northern Ireland talks are already underway.

From TheJournal.ie This guy is warning all sides in the North to refrain from 'dangerous mutual provocation' Peace

This guy is warning all sides in the North to refrain from 'dangerous mutual provocation'

He said the European Parliament is willing to act as an ‘honest broker’ to support the peace process.

From TheJournal.ie Putin and Poroshenko are meeting next week to try and rescue a truce Won't Be Easy

Putin and Poroshenko are meeting next week to try and rescue a truce

The talks will include talks British Prime Minister David Cameron as well as German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

From TheJournal.ie Sweden to recognise a new Palestinian state Two-State Solution

Sweden to recognise a new Palestinian state

It has not been confirmed if parliamentary approval is needed.

From TheJournal.ie Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem Tension

Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem

The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012, were given final approval this week.

From TheJournal.ie US to be involved in upcoming Northern Ireland peace talks Peace

US to be involved in upcoming Northern Ireland peace talks

The Foreign Affairs minister called for the continued strong US support for the Peace Process in Northern Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Over 100 groups will meet in Dublin today to discuss the legacy of the Troubles Peace

Over 100 groups will meet in Dublin today to discuss the legacy of the Troubles

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charlie Flanagan is set to address today’s Reconciliation Forum.

From TheJournal.ie Former DUP leader Ian Paisley has died, aged 88 RIP

Former DUP leader Ian Paisley has died, aged 88

His wife Eileen said his family were “heartbroken” and that their “earthly lives are forever changed”.

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine takes back comments about ceasefire with Russia Truce

Ukraine takes back comments about ceasefire with Russia

The Ukrainian president’s office had said this morning that they two leaders had reached an agreement.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about a drowning tragedy in Crete, Irish troops in the Middle East, peace, and EP.

From TheJournal.ie UN chief calls for "durable peace" in Gaza after indefinite truce Peace

UN chief calls for "durable peace" in Gaza after indefinite truce

The ceasefire provides for the opening of border crossings.

From TheJournal.ie What exactly is in the Israeli - Hamas peace agreement? Gaza

What exactly is in the Israeli - Hamas peace agreement?

There’s a truce, but under what conditions?

From TheJournal.ie "I don't want to live through a fourth war." - Gaza erupts in peace celebrations Taking To The Streets

"I don't want to live through a fourth war." - Gaza erupts in peace celebrations

A long-term truce was signed today that will see an easing of the blockade on the enclave.

From TheJournal.ie A pregnant woman and four children have been killed in Gaza Conflict

A pregnant woman and four children have been killed in Gaza

The woman was nine months pregnant but medics were unable to save the foetus.

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