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Why the Nobel Peace Prize brings little peace - The Conversation US

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2017 was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, an advocacy group that has worked to draw attention to their “catastrophic humanitarian consequences.” Every year, the winners of the Nobel Prizes are ...and more »

Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Group Opposing Nuclear Weapons - New York Times

In a year when the threat of nuclear warfare seemed to draw closer, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to an advocacy group behind the first treaty to prohibit nuclear arms. The group, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, a ...and more »

Nearly 900 People Have Won Nobel Prizes. Only 48 Were Women. - National Geographic

Since the first awards in 1901, fewer than 900 individuals have received Nobel Prizes. As the latest laureates join the hallowed host this week, National Geographic wanted to get to know them all better. (Find out more about the secrective process ...and more »

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear weapons campaigners - CNN

(CNN) The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons. The Norwegian Nobel Committee said ICAN was receiving the award for its "work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences ...and more »

Nuclear disarmament coalition wins the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize - PBS NewsHour

The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). The Nobel Committee said the organization, which is made up of non-governmental organizations from more than 100 countries, is being honored ...and more »

Group's Nobel Peace Prize win spotlights need to end 'nuclear nightmare' says UN chief - UN News Centre

Congratulating the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) on being awarded today the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize, top United Nations officials said that the recognition is a reminder of the need to grim threats posed by such weapons to ...and more »

Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize - Phys.Org

Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its decade-long campaign to rid the world of the atomic bomb as nuclear-fuelled crises swirl over North Korea and Iran. More than 70 years since atomic bombs were used on the ...and more »

The world has nearly 15000 nuclear weapons. This year's Nobel Peace Prize honors the quest to abolish all of them. - Washington Post

BRUSSELS — An international group dedicated to eliminating nuclear weapons won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, a recognition of efforts to avoid nuclear conflict at a time of pronounced global tensions. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear ...and more »

ICAN: staunch campaigners for an end to nuclear weapons - Phys.Org

With the nuclear threat at its most acute in decades, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which on Friday won the Nobel Peace Prize, is urgently pressing to consign the bomb to history. The Geneva-based organisation, known by the ...and more »

5 Reasons Why ICAN Won the Nobel Peace Prize - TIME

The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) for drawing attention to the “catastrophic humanitarian consequences” of using nuclear weapons and for its efforts in a nuclear treaty, the Norwegian ...and more »