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Ahtisaari for serious resolution to Middle East crisis

Barack Obama must give high priority to the Middle East conflict during the first year in office as the United States President, said Martti Ahtisaari after received this year’s Nobel Peace Prize at Oslo, Sweden on December 10. The former Finnish president urged the international community to seriously commit itself for a result to the crisis in that region. Read more »

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Former Finnish president Ahtisaari gets a Nobel for peace

Former Finnish President Martti Ahtisaari has been named the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 2008. “Ahtisaari is an outstanding international mediator. Through his untiring efforts and good results, he has shown what role mediation of various kinds can play in the resolution of international conflicts,” said Ole Danbolt Mjoes, chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Read more »

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