Separate Peace


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Separate Peace

 

a peace concluded with the enemy by a member of a coalition of belligerent states without the knowledge or consent of its allies. A separate peace usually precedes the general peace settlement. The term “separate peace” was first used during World War I, when countries of the German coalition made several attempts to conclude a separate peace.

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Silver was roundly accused of playing double--of trying to make a separate peace for himself, of sacrificing the interests of his accomplices and victims, and, in one word, of the identical, exact thing that he was doing.
In another sign of progress, the Afghan government has formed a negotiating team for separate peace talks with the Taliban that diplomats hope could be held as early as later this month.
The Soviet Union would likely make a separate peace with Nazi Germany, probably forcing the United States and Britain to then make separate deals.
They suspect that President Kenyatta plans to renege on the presumed deal to support their man for the presidential succession in 2022 following his separate peace pact with perennial foe-turned-ally Raila Odinga.
Speaking for the last time as ARMM regional governor, Mujiv Hataman said that the new government of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and the region itself is just a continuation of the work of the ARMM, itself a creation of a separate peace deal with the Moro National Liberation Front.
Sadat & Gehan Sadat with former US President Nixon and Wife at Giza Pyramids With the exception of Sudan, the Arab world and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) strongly opposed Sadat's efforts to make a separate peace treaty with Israel without prior consultations with the Arab states.
Separate peace negotiations with the Moro National Liberation Front and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front were held abroad and were done with foreign facilitators.
He needs to make sure South Korea will not seek a separate peace with its rival.
"You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom."
The Astana talks have been brokered by Iran, Russia and Turkey, and unlike what Western powers and some Arab states would like to suggest, Sochi is not an attempt to create a separate peace process that would undermine the United Nations' efforts while laying the groundwork for a solution more suitable to the Syrian government and its allies Russia and Iran.
But Western powers and some Arab states believe Sochi is an attempt to create a separate peace process that would undermine UN efforts to broker a peace deal while laying the groundwork for a solution more suitable to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his allies, Russia and Iran.
These new strategies, he said, will also evaluate how to implement separate peace initiatives the government and the regional leaders have undertaken as the best way to end the war in the young nation.