Spurte Tutu om råd om Mandelas fredspris
I boken skriver Lundestad også om diskusjonene rundt den kontroversielle utdelingen av fredsprisen til Yasser Arafat, Shimon Peres og Yitzhak Rabin i 1994. Han skriver at komiteen vurderte å gi prisen til de som hadde vært sentrale i forhandlingene og ...
Francis Sejersted, past chairman of the Nobel Peace Committee, dies at 79
During Dr. Sejersted's chairmanship, the prize was awarded to Nelson Mandela and South African President F.W. de Klerk, and to Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres, among others.
Francis Sejersted, 79, Dies; Steered Nobel Peace Prize Into Controversy
New York Times
Francis Sejersted, a Norwegian historian who as the chairman of the Nobel Peace Prize committee presided over several controversial awards, including the one shared by the Israeli leaders Shimon Peres and Yitzhak Rabin and the Palestinian leader Yasir ...
How Long It's Been: The Toronto Blue Jays Made the Playoffs
Bleeding Yankee Blue (blog)
In the fall of 1993, Nelson Mandela and F.W. de Klerk were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat signed the Gaza-Jericho First Accord on the White House lawn, in the ...