The Colombian Nobel
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In 1993, they gave the prize to Nelson Mandela and F. W. de Klerk, for the peaceful transition to democracy in South Africa. De Klerk was the incumbent president; Mandela was the president-in-waiting. ... They had thought the same in 1994, when a ...
Onverwachte steun in de rug voor vrede Colombia
Zo deelden in 1994 de Israëlische premier Yitzhak Rabin en minister van buitenlandse zaken Shimon Peres de prijs met PLO-leider Yasser Arafat. Het jaar ervoor ging de onderscheiding naar anti-apartheidsstrijder Nelson Mandela en de Zuid-Afrikaanse ...
Peace processes that won the Nobel prize
PLO chief Yasser Arafat, Israeli premier Yitzhak Rabin and his foreign minister Shimon Peres won the award for their efforts to reach peace in the Middle East. Their work led to the September 1993 Oslo Accord which laid the ... Two key figures in the ...
Science of 'exotic' states of matter lands Nobel physics prize
STOCKHOLM, Oct 4 (Reuters) - British-born scientists David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz won the 2016 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for their studies of unusual states of matter, which may open up new applications in electronics.