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Swiss summit kick-starts Ukraine peace process

Swiss summit kick-starts Ukraine peace process

Peace summit delegates will be seeking consensus on the future of Ukraine. Keystone / Urs Flueeler This content was published on June 14, 2024 – 17:00 The stage is set for one of the most difficult and important tests of Swiss diplomacy to date: finding global consensus towards a peaceful end to the Ukraine war. ...

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World leaders gather in Switzerland for Ukraine peace summit, excluding Russia

World leaders gather in Switzerland for Ukraine peace summit, excluding Russia

Switzerland is hosting world leaders this weekend to discuss peace in Ukraine without Russia’s participation. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s government excluded Russia from the talks, and Switzerland did not invite them. The conference is based on Zelenskyy’s 10-point peace plan from late 2022, aiming to rally international support. Switzerland will host scores of world leaders...

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A peace summit for Ukraine opens in Switzerland, but Russia won’t be taking part

A peace summit for Ukraine opens in Switzerland, but Russia won’t be taking part

GENEVA — Switzerland will host scores of world leaders this weekend to try to map out first steps toward peace in Ukraine even though Russia, which launched and is continuing the war, won’t take part. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s government didn’t want Russia involved, and the Swiss — aware of Moscow’s reservations about the talks...

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Switzerland to host Ukrainian Peace Summit, but without Russia

Switzerland to host Ukrainian Peace Summit, but without Russia

About 90 countries and organisations will attend the summit in Buergenstock, but Russia’s absence looms over the event. ADVERTISEMENT Switzerland will host scores of leaders on June 15-16 at a lakeside resort near Lucerne to try and outline the first steps toward achieving peace in Ukraine. The “Summit on Peace in Ukraine” extended invitations to...

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Swiss parliament rejects European court ruling in blow to global climate action

Swiss parliament rejects European court ruling in blow to global climate action

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planet Get our free Climate email Switzerland’s parliament has rejected a historic climate ruling by the European Court of Human Rights, setting a worrying precedent for global climate action. A group of over 2,000 Swiss women over the age of 64...

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Global Peace Summit to commence in Switzerland with focus on ending war in Ukraine

Global Peace Summit to commence in Switzerland with focus on ending war in Ukraine

The Global Peace Summit will take place this weekend in Switzerland as highlighted by Madonna’s social media video she posted on Wednesday. The event aims to protect children amid conflict that spans the world. The focus this year for world leaders attending: how to end the war in Ukraine. Madonna’s post acknowledged how the leaders...

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Преди мирната конференция в Швейцария! Украинската армия се намира под голям военен натиск

Преди мирната конференция в Швейцария! Украинската армия се намира под голям военен натиск

Представители на австрийската армия предупредиха на снощната дискусия на Австрийския институт за европейска политика и политика на сигурност (АИЕПС), че Украйна се намира в тежко военно положение, преди мирната конференция за Украйна в Швейцария този уикенд, предаде австрийската новинарска агенция АПА, цитирана от БТА. На конференцията в Швейцария ще бъдат обсъдени ключови за сигурността въпроси,...

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Swiss lawmakers reject climate ruling in favour of female climate elders

Swiss lawmakers reject climate ruling in favour of female climate elders

Swiss politicians have rejected a landmark climate ruling from the European court of human rights, raising fears that other polluting countries may follow suit. A panel of Strasbourg judges ruled in April that Switzerland had violated the human rights of older women through weak climate policies that leave them more vulnerable to heatwaves. Activists hailed...

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India To Participate In Ukraine Peace Summit In Switzerland: MEA

India To Participate In Ukraine Peace Summit In Switzerland: MEA

New Delhi: India on Wednesday confirmed its participation in the upcoming global Peace Summit in Switzerland, aimed at paving a path towards peace in Ukraine which is scheduled to be held on June 15-16. Addressing a special briefing, Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatra said that the decision regarding the representative from India who will be participating...