peace initiative

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Noun1.peace initiative - opening move in negotiating a peace treaty
first step, opening move, initiative, opening - the first of a series of actions
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The Arab peace initiative, endorsed by the 22-member Arab League, offers Israel full normalization of ties in return for its withdrawal from occupied Arab land and the creation of a Palestinian state.
Riyadh: The credibility of Qatar as an honest broker increases the chances of success in the Darfur peace initiative, launched by the Gulf state to end the conflict in the troubled province, Sudanese academics and activists say.
FM Shaikh Hamad Bin Jasem Al Thani urges Arab states to support the Geneva Accord, after meeting with the Israeli and Palestinian architects of the peace initiative, Amnon Lipkin-Shahak and Yasser Abed Rabbo.
CAIRO, Jan 15 (KUNA) -- The Arab League peace initiative committee met here on Thursday under the chairmanship of Kuwait's First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.
Abbas to Bring Mitchell's "New Proposal" to Arab Peace Initiative Committee
The King said a settlement to the conflict should be based on the two-state solution and credible terms of reference namely the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative.
Sleiman also highlighted the Madrid Peace Initiative upon which the Arab Peace Initiative was launched in 2002, and also praised Spain's efforts to reach a comprehensive peace deal as well as its participation in the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL).
CAIRO: Intel partnered with Egypt's Cyber Peace Initiative, part of The Suzanne Mubarak Women's International Peace Movement, to hold a Youth Camp bearing the theme "Forming Young Digital Citizens" in Sharm El Sheikh Nov.
In 2004, the Global Peace Initiative helped organize meetings among young people and government representatives in Africa, South America, the Caribbean, Asia and the Middle East.
Egypt and Libya launched a joint peace initiative for Khartoum in May, 1999, but it has so far failed to end the civil war which has racked Sudan for 18 years).
Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres announced Sunday that early elections would be held in late spring, setting the stage for the first nationwide referendum on the government's 3-year-old peace initiative.
He was closely involved in President Clinton's Middle East peace initiative as well as in rebuilding Asian economies after the 1997 Asian financial crisis.