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Obama says Nobel panel made 'right' pick with Santos

Nobel Peace Prize winner Barack Obama on Friday hailed the courage of this year's laureate, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, and said the award was well earned. "The Nobel Committee made the right decision in welcoming his tireless efforts to bring a just and lasting peace to Colombia," Obama said. "This award is a testament to President Santos's unwavering, courageous leadership through years of difficult negotiations.
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