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PII strongly...

The Peace Islands Institute (PII) strongly condemns the serial horrific terrorist attacks in Germany and then in Kabul, Afghanistan. We’d like to state that we stand united with the people of Germany and Afghanistan and with people around the world in mourning the loss of innocent lives. We’ve released too many of similar press releases […]


Statement by...

July 15, 2016 Statement by Alliance for Shared Values on Developments in Turkey News media reported about developments in Turkey today regarding actions of Turkish Armed Forces. For more than 40 years, Fethullah Gulen and Hizmet participants have advocated for, and demonstrated their commitment to, peace and democracy. We have consistently denounced military interventions in domestic politics. These are […]


Peace Islands...

Our Prayers and condolences to the victims and their families of the horrendous attack in Nice, France. The Peace Islands Institute strongly condemns the horrific terrorist attack in Nice. We stand united with the people of France and with people around the world in mourning the loss of innocent lives. We send our most sincere […]


PII Statement...

As PII, we are deeply saddened by the unfortunate events that recently appalled our nation, and we mourn for the innocent individuals and for the officers who were killed while doing their sacred duties for the people of this country. Gun violence has been the main reason for many tragedies lately, and as the PII […]


NJ Annual...

Peace Islands Institute (PII) held its ninth annual awards dinner June 2 at the Hilton Hotel in Hasbrouck Heights, paying tribute to New Jersey residents whose noteworthy lives and careers have made a positive impact in the Garden State. Ercan Tozan, executive director of PII’s New Jersey chapter, welcomed attendees and thanked them for their […]


UN Interfaith...

United Nations Delegates Dining Room | 15 June 2016 The first Iftar Dinner of 2016 was given at the United Nations by Peace Islands Institute and the Journalists & Writers Foundation. The Iftar dinner gathered members of different faith communities to give a message of peace, harmony, and solidarity to the whole world. Despite conflicts […]