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Last Build Date: Sat, 07 Oct 2017 12:01:17 +0000


Kurdish Referendum Delivered an Overwhelming Endorsement of IndependencearirusilaKurdistan

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 01:43:15 +0000

Some 5.3 million registered Kurdish voters headed to the polls on Monday 25th Sep. 2017 to decide in a referendum vote whether they want to become an independent nation-state. Three northern Iraqi provinces — Erbil, Duhok and Sulaymaniyah – comprise the parliamentary democracy governed by the Kurdistan Regional Government in Iraq. The referendum took place within […](image)

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Peacemaking – a Holistic Approacharirusilamideast peace process alternativesquality peace by Ari RusilaCold-Peace-Solution by Ari RusilaSolving Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by Ari Rusila -

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 02:03:10 +0000

“The only way to solve a conflict at any level of society is to sit down face to face and talk about it.” (John W. McDonald) Today most wars are intrastate ethnic conflicts. However it is important is to put single conflicts in wider context such as game between great powers, struggle over global energy […](image)

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A future for Israeli-Palestinian peacebuilding: The report By BICOMarirusila

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 22:40:55 +0000

“This invaluable report suggests a practical course of action for governments and civil society. While every conflict has different causes and solutions, we know from Northern Ireland that long-term grassroots peacebuilding between the contending parties is always essential to achieving peace.” (Jonathan Powell, the chief British negotiator during the Northern Ireland Peace Process )   […](image)

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Srebrenica: «War in the Balkans» – the Memoirs of a Portugese Peacekeeper I&II By Stephen Karganovicarirusila

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 09:36:21 +0000

  The the tragic events in Srebrenica in July of 1995 are actual and in headlines today and probably during coming years too. The cause from my perspective may be related to four aspects 1st the ICTY process is focusing now to main political figures – Karadzig and Mladic – of Bosnian War and evidences […](image)

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Kurdistan Taking Shape – with Israeli SupportarirusilaKurdistan

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 10:44:32 +0000

“We must support the Kurds’ aspirations for independence; they deserve it” (PM Benyamin Netanyahu) An independent Kurdish state, an idea that the countries where the Kurds live – Turkey, Iraq, Syria and Iran – strongly oppose, has one strong ally namely Israel. It might be surprising that Israel has long promoted cordial relations with the […](image)

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Serbia Towards EU – Why?arirusilaSerbias options, EU, EAU, 3rd way

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:26:18 +0000

Ana Brnabic, Serbia’s prime minister designate, says her future government’s goal is membership in the EU along with modernization of the troubled Balkan country. Brnabic told Serbian lawmakers on Wednesday [28th Jun.2017] that the government will lead a “balanced” foreign policy, seeking good relations with Russia, China and the US. Serbia’s parliament is expected to […](image)

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Al-Assad and Israel?arirusilaRevoked Israel-Lebanon Peace DealBESA Center

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 01:11:57 +0000

“Assad’s Survival Is in Israel’s Best Interest” (Dr. Edy Cohen/BESA) As US president Donald Trump started his term it was supposed that removal of al-Assad’s regime was not very high in his agenda. However as a Syrian toxic chemical attack occurred and al-Assad was blamed for that , he launched fifty-nine cruise missiles at the […](image)

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Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A Revised Hybrid Model as Solutionarirusilausrael-palestine conflictmideast peace process alternativespalestine factsPalestine-Jordan confederation, Three-state optioninnovated palestinian nation

Wed, 10 May 2017 11:06:14 +0000

  During last two decades Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been a serial of repeated failures reaching peace agreements and implementing e.g. Oslo accords, combined with varying levels of violent confrontations. There is deepening lack of trust between Israelis and Palestinians and more blaming the other side. This year marks 100 years from the first international acceptance […](image)

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Kosovo’s Radical Islamarirusilakosovo bombingmujahedeen army, Bosnia Kosovo, Camp bondsteelquadruple helix model by Ari RusilaKosvovo by Ari Rusila

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:44:17 +0000

Muslims in Kosovo and Albania have historically been liberal; most Kosovans have been decades relatively secular and follow moderate Islam that allows bars on the same street as mosques. Muslims in Kosovo, which was a part of the Ottoman Empire for 500 years, follow the Hanafi school of Islam, traditionally a liberal version that is […](image)

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