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Honour Roll Highlight

Congratulations to SERGIO GUEVARA, from Argentine, for being one of the latest students to complete our peacekeeping training course Derecho Internacional Humanitario y Ley del Conflicto Armado.

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Etudiants qui se sont distingués

Meet Lieutenant Commander Muhammad Rashedul Karim, a student of the Peace Operations Training Institute.

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Lieutenant Commander Muhammad Rashedul Karim was born in the Noakhali District in Bangladesh in 1983 and joined the Bangladesh Navy as an officer cadet in January 2001. He was commissioned in the Executive Branch after ...

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What does 'Peace' Mean?

Read what a POTI student, Tamer Osman, has written in his article "What does 'Peace' Mean?".  We want to read your comments.

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The word ‘peace’ originates from the Latin word ‘pes’, meaning tranquility, compact, agreement, treaty of truce, absence of hostility, and harmony. It was adopted by the French as ‘paix’ in the 11th century to refer to reconciliation, silence, and agreement. Since 1200, the significance of the word evolved to pertain ...
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