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Music+sound Awards

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown sent a non-public message of congratulations to President Obama. Hope that the prize would help Obama’s efforts toward nuclear disarmament was additionally a part of congratulatory statements from Ireland’s Taoiseach Brian Cowen and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Federico Lombardi stated the Vatican “appreciated” the nomination. Kosovar President Fatmir Sejdiu congratulated Obama by saying, “This award is testament to your success as a pacesetter of a free nation geared toward creating a safer and extra peaceful world.” Barack Obama with Thorbjørn Jagland at the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize ceremony.

Subsequently, they despatched an inventory of preliminary candidates to the prize-awarding institutions. In Africa, the news of the Obama Nobel Peace Prize was positively received. In Europe, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said the award would reinforce Obama’s dedication to work for justice and peace.

He added that the award “lastly confirms the return of America within the … Read More