International Security

These are the world’s most peaceful countries

A woman stands near a waterfall that has been dirtied by ash that has accumulated from the ash plume of an erupting volcano near Eyjafjallajokull, Iceland April 18, 2010.

Iceland has been named the world's most peaceful country for the sixth year in a row. Image: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Rachel Hallett
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 The most peaceful countries in the world
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Global Peace Index overall score change by region 2015-2016
Global Peace Index overall score trend and year-on-year percentage change 2008-2016
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