Ahmed wins award for outstanding contribution to peace for his work in bringing to an end more than 20 years of conflict with neighbouring Eritrea‘Abiy Ahmed is our miracle’: Ethiopia’s democratic awakening 10.21am BST A journalist asks whether the committee will return to environmental issues in coming years, and what Reiss-Anderson would say to Thunberg’s supporters, she replies: On the day when we announce the prize, we never comment who didn’t get the prize and who could have had the prize…So I have no comment to that.
10.19am BST There is a long history of Nobel peace prize going to states people associated with ending conflicts, most recently Colombia’s Juan Manuel Santos who was awarded the prize in 2016 for helping to bring his country’s 50-year civil war to an end. Continue reading…
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Author : Mattha Busby
Publish date : 2019-10-11 09:21:18
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