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High Absenteeism at this Year’s Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony

Several countries have declined their invitation to attend the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony to be held on Friday December 10 in Norway’s capital Oslo, including China who is boycotting the…

Countries Decline Nobel Peace Prize Award Invitation

The Nobel Institute said on Thursday that six countries have declined their invitation to attend the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony to be held in Oslo in December. Geir Lundestad, Nobel…

Countries Decline Nobel Peace Prize Award Invitation

The Nobel Institute said on Thursday that six countries have declined their invitation to attend the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony to be held in Oslo in December. Geir Lundestad, Nobel…

Suu Kyi Calls for Peaceful Dialogue

Following her release on Sunday, Burma’s democracy icon, Aung San Suu Kyi, said she is preparing to start a dialogue with the military rulers responsible for her being detained for…

Nobel Peace Prize Winner’s Wife Detained in China

A U.S. human rights group stated that the wife of Liu Xiaobo, the Nobel Peace Prize winner, was detained by Chinese authorities in her home not being allowed to leave…

Nobel Committee Considering Chinese and Afghan Activists for Prize

After awarding president Obama the Nobel Peace Prize when he been president for only nine months, the Nobel Committee is considering an Afghan women rights campaigner and a Chinese dissident…