Tag Archive: peace

Netanyahu Tosses Hamas Policy Paper On Israel Into Waste Bin

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday symbolically tossed into a bin a Hamas policy paper published last week that set out an apparent softening of the Palestinian Islamist group’s stance toward Israel. In a document issued last Monday, Hamas…
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Yaacob Ibrahim: There Cannot Be Double Standards When Dealing With Issues That Touch On Race And Religious Harmony

This incident involving Imam Nalla of Jamae Chulia mosque has been a trying one for the community. Imam Nalla has realised that he is in the wrong and that his words have caused tension and disquiet. His apology over the…
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Benjamin Netanyahu Slams John Kerry’s Speech, Thanks Donald Trump For Friendship

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took parting swipes Wednesday at the Obama administration, calling John Kerry’s earlier speech “unbalanced” but saying he had “no doubt” the alliance between the countries would endure despite disagreements. Earlier Wednesday, Secretary of State John…
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Aung San Suu Kyi Calls For ‘Peace And Reconciliation’ In Burma But Refuses To Address Rohingya Muslim Genocide

Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi has vowed to work towards “peace and national reconciliation” but has refused to address accusations Rohingya Muslims in her country may be the victims of crimes against humanity. Ms Suu Kyi gave no specific…
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