On This Day: 14 October 1964

Civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. won the Nobel Peace Prize. (Oct. 14)

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Today in History for October 14th

Highlights of this day in history: Chuck Yeager breaks sound barrier; Britain’s Battle of Hastings takes place; Martin Luther King, Jr. wins Nobel Peace Prize; Former President Theodore Roosevelt shot; Singer Bing Crosby dies. (Oct. 14)

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Today in History for October 11th

Highlights of this day in history: Congress OK’s U.S. military force against Iraq; Former President Jimmy Carter wins Nobel Peace Prize; Anita Hill accuses Supreme Court pick Clarence Thomas; Second Vatican Council opens; ‘SNL’ premieres. (Oct. 11)

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Here are the top stories for Friday, October 9th: Pelosi mulls Trump’s fitness to serve; Trump says he’s ready for rallies but details slim on health; UN World Food Program wins Nobel Peace Prize; 20th century art reflects modern North America.

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World Food Programme wins Nobel Peace Prize | AFP

Nobel committee chairwoman Berit Reiss-Andersen announces that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 is awarded to the World Food Programme.

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Nobel Peace nod is ‘call to action’ to end world hunger: WFP chief | AFP

The Nobel Peace Prize is a ‘call to action’ to end hunger around the world, World Food Program executive director David Beasly tells journalists on a field trip in Niger after the Norwegion Nobel Committee chose the UN body as this year’s recipient. SOUNDBITE

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UN chief congratulates WFP on Nobel Peace Prize

The World Food Program has won the Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to combat hunger amid the coronavirus pandemic. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls the WFP “the world’s first responder on the front lines of food insecurity.” (Oct. 9)

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Videographic on the United Nations. The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize was on Friday awarded to the UN World Food Programme (WFP) for its work to combat hunger and foster peace.The WFP is the latest in a string of UN bodies and officials to have won the prestigious prize since the organisation’s creation in 1945.VIDEOGRAPHIC

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Nobel Peace Prize win an ’emotional moment’ says WFP deputy director | AFP

The Deputy Executive Director of the World Food Programme says it is an “emotional moment” after the organisation was awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize for feeding millions of people from Yemen to North Korea, with the coronavirus pandemic pushing millions more into hunger. SOUNDBITE

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World Food Programme wins Nobel Peace Prize | AFP

Nobel committee chairwoman Berit Reiss-Andersen announces that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 is awarded to the World Food Programme. SOUNDBITE

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WFP chief ‘speechless’ after Nobel Peace prize win | AFP

The executive-director of the WFP, David Beasley, says he is ‘speechless’ and ‘can’t believe it’ after winning the Nobel Peace Prize in a video published on Twitter. SOUNDBITE

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Nobel Peace Prize win is a ‘proud moment’: WFP spokesman | AFP

The World Food Programme is deeply honoured by its Nobel Peace Prize win, a spokesman says, describing it as “a proud moment”.

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Greta Thunberg attends Stockholm climate strike | AFP

Greta Thunberg attends a climate strike outside the Swedish parliament in Stockholm ahead of the announcement in Oslo of the Nobel Peace Prize, for which the climate activist was seen as a possible laureate.

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World Food Programme wins Nobel Peace Prize | AFP

Nobel committee chairwoman Berit Ress-Andersen announces that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 is awarded to the World Food Programme. SOUNDBITE

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Today in History for October 9th

Highlights of this day in history: Guerrilla leader Che Guevara executed in Bolivia; Anthrax-laced letters sent to Capitol Hill; Achille Lauro hijackers surrender; Andrei Sakharov wins Nobel Peace Prize; Musician John Lennon born. (Oct. 9)

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Norwegian lawmaker nominates Trump for Nobel Prize

An anti-immigrant Norwegian lawmaker said Wednesday that he has nominated U.S. President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts in the Middle East. Christian Tybring-Gjedde says Trump is deserving of the prize. (Sept. 9)

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Politicians arrive for John Hume’s funeral | AFP

British and Irish politicians arrive for the funeral of John Hume, whose tireless efforts to bridge sectarian divides in Northern Ireland won him the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Nobel Peace Prize winner Abiy Ahmed responds to Donald Trump | AFP

After US President Donald Trump said that he believes he deserves the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, Abiy Ahmed, the winner and Ethiopian Prime Minister replied: “If Donald Trump wants to complain, he should go to Oslo, not Ethiopia”. SOUNDBITE

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Today in History for December 10th

Martin Luther King, Junior accepts Nobel Peace Prize; Women get the right to vote in Wyoming Territory; America’s first domestic passenger jet flight takes off; Soul singer Otis Redding, General Augusto Pinochet die. (Dec. 10)

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Ethiopian border towns react warily to Prime Minister Abiy’s Nobel | AFP

For many Ethiopans that live close to the country’s border with Eritrea, the news that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed had been awarded the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been greeted with skepticism. Some say they have failed to see concrete improvements to the tense situation along the border, with reports of Ethiopians being detained by Eritrean soldiers.

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Today in History for October 27th

The Federalist Papers published in New York City; President Theodore Roosevelt is born; Egypian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin win Nobel Peace Prize; Boston Red Sox win their first World Series since 1918. (Oct. 27)

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Today in History for October 14th

Highlights of this day in history: Chuck Yeager breaks sound barrier; Britain’s Battle of Hastings takes place; Martin Luther King, Jr. wins Nobel Peace Prize; Former President Theodore Roosevelt shot; Singer Bing Crosby dies. (Oct. 14)

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Africa Weekly: Nobel Prize for Abiy Ahmed and electricity in Madagascar | AFP

This week on Africa Weekly, pride in Ethiopia, as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is awarded the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. We take a look at his first year and a half in office. We also head to Madagascar, where access to electricity is increasingly proving a luxury for the few who can afford it.

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Ethiopians react to PM Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Peace Prize win | AFP

Ethiopians in Addis Ababa react to the news that the country’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. The Nobel Committee said they selected Ahmed “for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.”

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