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We back a two-state solution, so time to recognize both #Palestine #Israel

This column originally appeared on on April 17, 2018

The story of the kerfuffle caused by the Lord Mayor of Dublin’s trip to the West Bank reminded me of how my own ill-fated trip there, back in 2004. 1 683 ord igjen


#Agreement20 – A remarkable conference for a remarkable anniversary

By George Wilton –

The corridors of Stormont have been quiet for the past year, and whilst Westminster is humming with Brexit negotiations, growing mistrust between Northern Ireland’s two main political parties has made it increasingly difficult to form an Assembly. 1 237 ord igjen


We didn’t want to establish a mechanism for conflict resolution by a third party, because when there’s a strong versus a weak partner, the third party tends to take the side of the weak.

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I prefer the Palestinians to cope with the problem of enforcing order in Gaza. The Palestinians will be better at it than we were, because they will allow no appeals to the Supreme Court and will prevent the Association for Civil Rights from criticising the conditions there by denying it access to the area.

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The European Union and the Northern Ireland Peace Process. A symposium at NUI Galway 27 April 2018

Venue: O’Donoghue Theatre, National University of Ireland Galway

Time:  27 April 9.45am-5.30pm

Architects of the European Union peace programmes in Northern Ireland will come together for the first time in twenty years to reflect on the role the EU played in the Northern Ireland peace process at a unique symposium in the O’Donoghue Theatre in the National University of Ireland Galway on Friday 27 April. 500 ord igjen

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Only Self-Defense? ~ Gaza/Israel: Peace Needs other Weapons

This tableau picture and essay has been published first at my Flickr news-tableau page on the 18th of november 2012. It had over the years 96,875 views. 2 981 ord igjen