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Briefing: A Nobel for the EU


The European Union was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2012 for "having contributed to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe for more than six decades". The prize was considered "controversial" by some, but "comes at the right time" for the crisis-stricken Union, helping to temper others.

Nobel Prize: Another push for peace

De Volkskrant, Amsterdam

Nobel Peace prize: Czechs and Slovaks snub EU’s Nobel ceremony

Mladá Fronta DNES, Prague, Lidové noviny , Prague, SME, Bratislava