Dayton Peace Accords http://wyso.org en Dayton Remembers Richard Holbrooke As Architect Of Peace Accords http://wyso.org/post/dayton-remembers-richard-holbrooke-architect-peace-accords <p><span class="article-content"><span>US diplomat Richard Holbrooke, died last night at the age of 69.President Obama called Holbrook a &quot;true giant of American Foreign Policy&quot;. He served as the Presidents special envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan and his career spanned decades, working with every Democratic President since John F. Kennedy. In Dayton, he is best remembered as the architect of the Dayton Peace Accords.<br /> Tue, 14 Dec 2010 11:35:01 +0000 Emily McCord 2268 at http://wyso.org Dayton Commemorates 15th Anniversary of Dayton Peace Accords http://wyso.org/post/dayton-commemorates-15th-anniversary-dayton-peace-accords <p><span class="article-content"><span>Fifteen years ago this month, the Dayton Peace Accords ended the war in Bosnia. Tonight the city is commemorating the occasion with a dinner at the Hope Hotel at Wright Patterson Air Force base, where the accords were signed. The organizer of the event, city commissioner Matt Joseph says Bosnians today appreciate what happened in Dayton, even though the country still faces problems.<br /> Fri, 05 Nov 2010 21:34:41 +0000 Emily McCord 2917 at http://wyso.org