Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize 2009

  October 9, 2009 at 5:31 am by

View the image at Nobel Prize

Today the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced that the Nobel Peace Prize 2009 goes to US President Barack Obama. He recieves the prize “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples”.

You can read the official announcement here: Nobel Peace Prize 2009.

The Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony will take place in Norway’s capital Oslo on December 10th. The prize is annually handed out by King Harald V of Norway. The award ceremony is attended by all members of the Royal House of Norway.

A thread in the Norwegian Forums can be found here: Nobel Peace Prize 2009.

Filed under Norwegian Royals
Tagged , , , .

Related posts:

  1. Saudi King for Nobel Prize?
  2. Berlin Wins 2009 Prince of Asturias Prize for Concord
  3. Polar Music Prize 2009
  4. Jordan’s King meets Obama
  5. Saudi King & Obama to hold talks on June 3

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Royal News to your Email

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox. Just sign up below and we will send you an email when the latest royal news is posted.

Close [X]