Nobel Peace Prize 2018 - updates

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Nobel laureates urge world to help victims of rape in conflict

Dec 10, 2018 - 10:15 PM

Nobel committee chairwoman Berit Reiss-Andersen says laureates Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad are 'two of the strongest voices in the world today'

Nobel Peace Prize laureates Yazidi activist Nadia Murad and Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege pose with their Nobel Peace Prizes during the award ceremony 2018 on December 10, 2018 at the City Hall in Oslo, Norway.  Haakon Mosvold Larsen / POOL / AFP

Fight to end rape in war must begin in peacetime – Mukwege

Dec 09, 2018 - 10:32 AM

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege is set to receive his Nobel Peace Prize on December 10

Mukwege: Brave healer of DR Congo's most horrific wounds

Oct 05, 2018 - 9:07 PM

Denis Mukwege, the crusading gynaecologist of the DR Congo, and Nadia Murad, a Yazidi of Iraq, were joint Nobel Peace Prize 2018 winners for their 'efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war'

NOBEL LAUREATE. In this file photo taken on June 24, 2018 Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege is photographed at Lalish temple in a valley near Dohuk, northwest of the Iraqi capital Baghdad. Photo by  Safin Hamed/AFP

Nadia Murad: From jihadist slave to Nobel Peace Prize 2018 winner

Oct 05, 2018 - 6:33 PM

Nadia Murad, a Yazidi of Iraq, was joint prize winner with Denis Mukwege for their 'efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war'

NOBEL LAUREATE. In this file photo taken on March 9, 2017, Yazidi human rights activist Nadia Murad (left) speaks with lawyer Amal Clooney at an event at the United Nations headquarters in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

DR Congo's Dr Mukwege, Yazidi campaigner Murad win Nobel Peace Prize 2018

Oct 05, 2018 - 5:07 PM

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad win the prestigious award 'for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict'

WINNERS. The Norwegian Nobel Committee announces Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad as winners of the Nobel Peace Prize 2018. Photos courtesy of the Nobel Prize Twitter account.

Global leaders, or grassroots campaigners? Nobel Peace Prize 2018 wide open

Oct 05, 2018 - 8:41 AM

(UPDATED) This year, a total of 331 individuals and organizations are nominated for the prestigious peace award

NOBEL PEACE PRIZE. This picture taken on December 10, 2010 shows the front of the Nobel medal awarded to the Nobel Peace Prize laureate for 2010, jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiabo. File photo by Berit Roald/Scanpix/AFP