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Peace and Security

Forum Ponders Changes after Elections in Israel

March 19, 2015

Jerusalem, Israel—Following the decisive victory of the Likud party in the March 17, 2015, elections, the Jerusalem Forum for Peace and Security met to discuss how this may influence Israel's foreign and security policies.

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Nigerian Volunteers Train for Peaceful Elections

February 28, 2015

Abuja, Nigeria—Following the postponement of general elections, UPF-Nigeria, in partnership with the West Africa Network of Election Observers (WANEO), has intensified efforts to train volunteers in peaceful election practices.

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Ambassadors for Peace Ready to Ensure Peaceful Nigeria Vote

January 22, 2015

Nigeria TrainingElectionObservers 2015 01 22Abuja, Nigeria - Ambassadors for Peace came from all over Nigeria to be trained as election observers to ensure that upcoming elections will be peaceful.

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UPF-Bangladesh Statement on Terrorist Attacks in Paris

January 10, 2015

Dhaka, Bangladesh - With the strongest possible language I condemn the brutal and inhuman activities of the perpetrators of the terror attacks of Jan. 7 and Jan. 9, 2015, in Paris, France, who claim to be Muslims.

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Israel Forum Mulls Dangers in Syria

December 25, 2014

Israel SyriaForum 2014 12 25Modi'in, Israel - “Redeployment of Israel's Northern Border: The Civil War in Syria” was the topic of the Dec. 25 Jerusalem Peace and Security Forum.

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Russian Ambassadors for Peace Try to Make Solidarity Real

December 20, 2014

Russia SolidarityDay 2014 12 20Moscow, Russia - Russian Ambassadors for Peace wanted their discussions on Dec. 20, 2014, to make human solidarity more than just a beautiful slogan on International Human Solidarity Day.

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Forum Explores Opportunities in Sinai Peninsula

December 18, 2014

Israel Forum 2014 12 18The Sinai Peninsula was the focus of the Jerusalem Peace and Security Forum on Dec. 18, 2014.

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Forum Considers Recognition of Palestinian State

December 10, 2014

Israel PalestineState 2014 12 10Modi'in, Israel - “Security Council Recognition of a Palestinian State: Implications for the State of Israel” was the topic of the Jerusalem Peace and Security Forum.

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Eurasia-Europe Leadership Conference Held in Moldova

December 7, 2014

Chisinau, Moldova - A conference on the theme "Eurasia-Europe Dialogue for Peace" took place Dec. 5-7, 2014 in Chisinau, Moldova.

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Founders’ Vision of Korean Unification Explained

November 28, 2014

Taiwan Oyamada 2014 11 28Taipei, Taiwan - The UPF founders’ vision for Korean reunification was explained in a special seminar for Taiwanese Ambassadors for Peace.

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Forum Mulls Israeli-U.S. Relations

November 20, 2014

Israel-USrelations-2014-11-20Jerusalem, Israel - Worsening Israeli-U.S. relations were the topic of the Nov. 20, 2014, meeting of the Jerusalem Peace and Security Forum.

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Washington DC Forum: The Threat of Ebola

November 19, 2014

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Washington DC, USA - The UPF Office of Peace and Security Affairs held a forum on “Understanding the Global Threat of Ebola,” co-partnered with Seraphim Global.

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Fourth Japan-Europe Leadership Forum held in 3 Japanese cities

November 18, 2014

JapanEUForum-2014-11-18Tokyo, Japan - Dr. Willem F. van Eekelen, former defense minister of the Netherlands and secretary general of the Western European Union, was the keynote speaker at Japan-Europe Leadership Forums in Nov. 2014.

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Conference in Geneva on De-escalation in the Korean Peninsula and East Asia

October 31, 2014

Geneva, Switzerland - UPF organized a conference on "The Role of Dialogue and Understanding Towards a De-Escalation on the Korean Peninsula and in East Asia" at the Palais des Nations (UN headquarters) in Geneva on Oct. 31, 2014.

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Washington DC Forum: BRICS as a Counterbalance to US and Europe

October 8, 2014

dc-us-euroWashington DC, USA - “The BRICS as a Counterbalance to the U.S.-Europe-Led International Geopolitical and Financial System” was the topic of the UPF Office of Peace and Security Affairs forum Oct. 8, 2014.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in DR Congo

September 27, 2014

Kinshasa, DR Congo - An International Day of Peace conference took place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kinshasa Sept. 27, 2014, to build increase the peacebuilding capacity of Ambassadors for Peace in advance of local and national elections.

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Washington DC Forum: The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria: Return of the Caliphate?

August 27, 2014

Washington DC, USA - A  UPF forum on The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria: Return of the Caliphate?held on Aug. 27, 2014, addressed political, economic and military issues, with an additional componentideology.

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Interfaith Prayers for Peace between Israel and Gaza

July 30, 2014

As the war between Israel and Hamas continued to claim victims, and cause suffer and misery in both Israel and Gaza, two prayer meetings took place to offer interfaith prayers for peace during the day in Daliat El-Carmel and Nazareth on July 30, 2014.

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Ambassadors for Peace in Abuja Commit to Work for National Unification

July 27, 2014

Nigeria-2014-07-27Abuja, Nigeria - As part of its 2014 Campaign for National Unification, UPF-Nigeria appointed Ambassadors for Peace at a ceremony in Abuja and promoted its Peace-loving Global Citizens initiative.

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Cross-Cultural Learning for European and American Youth in Israel

July 21, 2014

Daliat El Carmel, Israel - Sixteen youth from Europe and the Americas visited sacred and historic sites in Israel July 14-31, 2014, and spent several days in a Druze community doing service projects, teaching good sportsmanship and engaging in cross-cultural dialogue.

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