Iraq's rebuilding cannot start without reconciliation - The National

Thursday, February 15, 2018

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The president of the United States Institute of Peace, Nancy Lindborg, who has just visited Iraq, says divisions in the country remain an underlining problem. And although Iraq's Prime Minister, Haider Al Abadi, announced a military victory against ISIL in December, there must be a focus on reconciliation to bridge inter-sectarian differences, she stressed.

الخارجية تعقد ندوة عن المصالحة وبناء السلام - Bawabat Rosa El Youssef

Sunday, February 11, 2018

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عقدت وزارة الخارجية ندوة حوارية بشأن المصالحة وعملية بناء السلام، بمشاركة معهد السلام الأمريكي، وبحضور مدير معهد السلام الأمريكي نانسي ليندبيرج، وسفير العراق في واشنطن السيد فريد ياسين، وعدد من الدبلوماسيين العراقيين، وموظفي المعهد الأمريك

The Secretary General of the Council of Ministers: Another conference will be held on the sidelines of the Kuwait Conference on emergency, humanitarian and reconciliation issues - National Iraqi News Agency

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

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The Secretary-General of the Council of Ministers Mahdi Al-Alaq said that another conference will be held on the sidelines of the Kuwait conference on emergency and humanitarian issues and national reconciliation, will be attended by a large number of non-governmental...

New Daedalus Issue on Ending Civil Wars: Constraints and Possibilities - New Kerela

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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It is simple to hope for an end to the world's civil wars-nearly thirty of which are underway right now-but it is not at all simple to bring these conflicts to an end when the causes are wide-ranging, the effects are extensive, the international response is uncertain, and the solutions are elusive.

In Defense of Ambition: Building Peaceful & Inclusive Societies in a World on Fire - Daedalus

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

By: Nancy Lindborg; Joseph Hewitt

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In the wake of the two world wars, the world experienced significant progress: an increase in the number of democratic states, heartening advances toward eliminating global poverty, and significant decreases in violent conflict. But those positive trends have abruptly reversed in the last decade. Now, a new wave of civil wars...

MEI Panel Tackles Mideast Priorities - Washington Report on Middle East Affairs

Monday, November 27, 2017

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“Assessing U.S. Middle East Priorities” was the title of the opening panel at the Middle East Institute’s 71st annual conference at Washington, DC’s Capital Hilton Hotel. The Nov. 15 discussion, moderated by Mary Louise Kelly, national security correspondent for...