Snopes needs your help! Learn more. Several Internet sites are reporting President Obama has been awarded a second Nobel Peace Prize, to be given in an October ceremony this year.
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The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for is to be awarded to President Barack Obama for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples. Obama has as President created a new climate in international politics. Multilateral diplomacy has regained a central position, with emphasis on the role that the United Nations and other international institutions can play.
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Yet the Prize also presents President Obama a key opportunity to build on his recent efforts to foster dialogue between America and Muslims around the globe. Now, that must be our work on earth. But with the US fighting wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and the Mideast peace process stalled, immediate responses to the Peace Prize announcement from the Mideast and Muslims around the world ranged from hopeful, to muted, to skeptical.
Role: 44th President of the United States of America Prize motivation: "for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples. Barack H. Obama, the 44th President of the United States, had been in power for less than eight months when he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for
The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to United States President Barack Obama for his "extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between people". The Nobel Committee's decision drew mixed reactions from US commentators and editorial writers across the political spectrum, as well as from the rest of the world. Obama accepted the prize in Oslo on December 10,
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That is a potent trifecta for President Donald Trump, and it pulled him in once again on Monday as he mused about his chances of snaring a coveted prize: the Nobel Peace Prize. Trump offered no real evidence that the five-person Nobel committee, which is appointed by the Norwegian parliament, is actually rigged — except that it awarded President Barack Obama the prize in Even so, byTrump had been in office for a year and still no medal.