Aghan president Ashraf Ghani has formalised a controversial pact with one of the country’s most notorious warlords.
Colombia’s government and Marxist rebel are readying to end a half-century war that’s killed a quarter of a million people.
After four years of talks, FARC members unanimously agreed to a peace deal with the Columbian government to end a bitter conflict that’s lasted more than half a…
Colombia’s FARC rebel group has unanimously voted in favour of a peace deal with the government, after more than five decades of conflict.
Afghan officials have signed a peace agreement with a party led by one of the country's most notorious Islamist warlords.
Officials say Aleppo is not on the list of destinations for deliveries that could resume as early as Thursday.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has officially submitted the peace deal to end his country’s civil war to the United Nations Security Council.
Moscow and Washington trade blame during a high-level meeting at the UN Security Council in New York.
Pope Francis and leaders of other world religions have said “ No to War” and vowed to oppose terrorism in God’s name.
Ukraine guarantees to observe a ceasefire in the country’s war-torn eastern region of Donbass for at least seven days, according to Germany’s foreign minister who made the announcement after a meeting
There has been a mixed reaction to news of the agreement as some hope for a political transition while others fear it may never come to pass.
Looking for a breakthrough, the US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov are meeting in Geneva for a new round of talks on a Syrian…
A date has been set for peace in Colombia.
Hundreds of representatives of ethnic groups have gathered in the capital of Myanmar, as Aung Sun Suu Kyi opened peace talks to end decades of fighting between the military and…
Colombia’s leftist rebel group the FARC has ordered its fighters to observe a ceasefire from midnight local time in a definitive truce.
It was an historic moment: the formal peace agreement made in Havana to end 52 years of civil war in Colombia.
The National Liberation Army, known as the ELN is one of many 20th century Latin American guerrilla movements inspired by Marxist ideology and the success of the 1959 Cuban…
The French foreign minister says major world powers intend present a set of incentives and guarantees to encourage Israelis and Palestinians to revive stalled peace…
In Jerusalem and around Israel it seems no-one is expecting much from the Paris Mideast Summit, with the official line being that it is doomed to…
Paris wants countries to commit to a framework to get the absent participants back around the table for negotiations.
A summit of foreign ministers in Paris today (June 3) hopes to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks which stalled in 2014.
The chief peace negotiator of Syria’s main opposition bloc has quit over the failure of the UN-backed Geneva peace talks.
Hundreds of university students staged a pillow fight in the Colombian capital of Bogota as a symbolic act carrying a message of peace.
Colombia’s largest rebel group the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the government have returned to talks aimed at ending 50 years