10/12/2008

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2008...to Martti Ahtisaari (from Finland)

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2008

"The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2008 to Martti Ahtisaari for his important efforts, on several continents and over more than three decades, to resolve international conflicts. These efforts have contributed to a more peaceful world and to "fraternity between nations" in Alfred Nobel's spirit."

link here for the press realese

Congratulations!

4 comments:

  1. that is good news.I am not aware of Ahtisaari's work, but I will look this up now.Thanks for this post.

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  2. Why am I alone? I get hugs and recognition and acceptance from many...these are sweet of course. But I know I entered the world all by myself, and that is the way I will leave. Meanwhile I hug.....hugs to you wherever you are. d.

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  3. mythopolis; Ahtisaari is Finland's ex-president...He was very good on CNN live yesterday...
    Alone...you're right: all by ourselves come & go...
    Meanwhile - I agree with you! Hugs!

    Cosmos; thank you leaving a comment! Your work is very important too. I visited your blog... Keep it up! :)

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