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'Disarmament key to achieving peace'

'Disarmament key to achieving peace'

Qatar has reiterated its commitment to continue efforts towards elimination of nuclear weapons and non-proliferation to achieve security and stability in the region and the world.

Thousands protest Ukraine leader's peace plan

Thousands protest Ukraine leader's peace plan

About 10,000 people including Ukraine's former president Petro Poroshenko gathered in central Kiev on Sunday to protest a plan for broader autonomy for separatist territories ahead of a high-stakes summit ...

Israel advances plans for 2,300 settlement homes in blow to peace

Israel advances plans for 2,300 settlement homes in blow to peace

Israel has advanced plans for more than 2,300 settlement homes in the occupied West Bank, the latest in a surge of such approvals since US President Donald Trump took office, an NGO said on Tuesday.

Mozambique govt, opposition Renamo sign historic peace pact

Mozambique govt, opposition Renamo sign historic peace pact

Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi and Renamo opposition leader Ossufo Momade on Thursday signed a landmark agreement aimed at formally ending decades of hostilities, state TV said.

20 dead as violence mars Afghan election season start

20 dead as violence mars Afghan election season start

Deadly violence marred the start of Afghanistan's election season on the weekend, after President Ashraf Ghani insisted ‘peace is coming’ to the war-torn nation.

Kuwait praises role of Qatar in establishing peace in Darfur and supporting UNAMID

Kuwait praises role of Qatar in establishing peace in Darfur and supporting UNAMID

The State of Kuwait praised the role of the State of Qatar in establishing peace in Darfur and its efforts in support of the joint African Union-UN Mission in Darfur (UNAMID).

PM's presence at Makkah summits shows Qatar's keenness for peace in region

PM's presence at Makkah summits shows Qatar's keenness for peace in region

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani participated in the opening session of the Emergency GCC Summit ...

Afghan women go online to set #myredline for peace

Afghan women go online to set #myredline for peace

Kobra Samim, who rides for Afghanistan's national cycling team, wrote on Facebook that women's participation in sport is her ‘red line’ as the US tries to forge a peace deal with the Taliban.

Qatar exerts efforts to promote peace: Italian lawmaker

Qatar exerts efforts to promote peace: Italian lawmaker

Qatar, the host of the 140th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly, has been working hard to help develop a framework that will promote peace and stability in the region and globally ...

Call to enhance educational institutions' role in spreading culture of peace

Call to enhance educational institutions' role in spreading culture of peace

The fifth edition of the Humanities Conference by Community College of Qatar (CCQ) served as a platform to highlight the challenges and opportunities for sustainable peace from different perspectives ...

Qatar will play active role in promoting peace: FM

Qatar will play active role in promoting peace: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has said Qatar was "determined to be a force for good in the world, and to play an active role in promoting peace."

UN envoy says Yemen prisoner swap would help peace process

UN envoy says Yemen prisoner swap would help peace process

A UN special envoy told warring Yemenis on Tuesday that rapid implementation of a prisoner swap deal would help advance efforts at a political settlement of a nearly four-year-old war.