bring (someone or something) to the peace table

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bring (someone or something) to the peace table

To induce another person or group to negotiate or attempt to reach an agreement or solution. This phrase is typically applied to people or groups in conflict. We need to bring that country to the peace table and finally resolve this conflict.
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However, his curious suggestion that "it might be possible to find some formula (for sharing oil proceeds) acceptable to both the SPLM and the government of Sudan for cessation of the current conflict over the oil fields before [the] peace agreement", has been rightly criticised by those who see it as a recipe for arming the warring parties; thus making it impossible to bring them to the peace table.