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2013 Nobel Prizes

Nelson Mandela will remain 'a beacon for what can be achieved to advance peace dignity and reconciliation' OPCW director-general says at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony - @OPCW

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Photo: OPCW Director-General Ahmet Uzumcu presented with 2013 Nobel Peace Prize - @GreenCrossInt

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Head of OPCW chemical weapons watchdog accepts Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, Norway - @AP

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Nobel literature prize winner Alice Munro declines invite to prize ceremony because of poor health - @AP

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More: Nobel Prize in economics awarded for trendspotting in asset markets - @nobelprize_org

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Nobel Prize in economics awarded to Eugene F. Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller - @Nobelprize_org

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White House: President Obama congratulates the OPCW on being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize - @ZekeJMiller

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1st statement from Malala Yousafzai after Nobel Peace Prize announcement: 'I would also like to thank the people and media in Pakistan, and those from all over the world, for their support, kindness and prayers' - @NBCNews

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Syrian official says awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to the global chemical watchdog underscores 'the credibility' of the Damascus government and its intentions to destroy its arsenal - @AP

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Secretary of State Kerry on Nobel Peace Prize for OPCW: 'Today, the Nobel Committee has rightly recognized their bravery and resolve to carry out this vital mission' - @NBCNews

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UN Secretary-General on Nobel Peace Prize for OPCW: 'This recognition occurs nearly 100 years after the 1st chemical attack, and 50 days after the appalling use of chemical weapons in Syria' - @NBCNews

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Pakistani Taliban releases statement saying they are happy Malala Yousafzai did not win the Nobel Peace Prize - @NBCNews

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Director-General of OPCW after organization wins Nobel Peace Prize: 'The events in Syria are a reminder that there is much work to be done' - @NBCNews

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Nobel committee is unable to reach the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons for comment - @nobelprize_org

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Geir Lundestad, Secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee comments on 2013 Nobel Peace Prize to OPCW a 'disarmament prize' - @nobelprize_org

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OPCW has 189 member states and Nobel Prize comes just days before Syria officially joins - @AP

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OPCW was not awarded the Nobel Peace Prize because of Syria but because of its long standing work - @nobelprize_org

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'The conventions and the work of the OPCW have defined the use of chemical weapons as a taboo under international law' - @Nobelprize_org statement

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More: OPCW is an independent, autonomous, international organization with a working relationship with United Nations - @nobelprize_org

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Nobel Peace Prize awarded to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons - @nobelprize_org

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