The Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Peace prize. The award was announced by Kaci Kullmann Five, a politician and head of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, in Oslo, Norway. The Nobel peace Prize committee recognized the peace deal signed between Government of Colombia and FARC rebels. The Colombian President ended... Read more » Colombian President wins
OSLO (Reuters) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos won the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in a surprise choice after Colombians voted "No" to an agreement he signed with Marxist rebels to end 52 years of war.
The Nobel committee in Norway awards Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos the coveted Peace Prize days after the Colombian people rejected his deal in a referendum.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee has thrown some curveballs over the past decade, with prizes for Barack Obama in 2009 and the European Union in 2012, but this year’s award to President Juan Manuel Santos for his work to end the long-r...
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has won the Nobel Peace Prize. The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded Santos "for his resolute efforts to bring the country's more than 50-year-long civil war to an end."