2015 Nobel Peace Prize goes to Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet

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This year the Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize is to be awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet at a crucial time for Tunisia’s transition.

The Tunisian labor leader who is party to the peace prize says he is overwhelmed. Ordinary Tunisians also have welcomed the win.

CCTV’s Youssef Gaigi reports from Tunis.

2015 Nobel Peace Prize goes to Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet

2015 Nobel Peace Prize goes to Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet

For many, the identity of the Nobel Peace Prize winners came as a surprise. But now it gives Tunisian people a little reason to celebrate and it's a much-needed reminder that however bad it seems, there can be a solution through dialogue.This year the Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize is to be awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet at a crucial time for Tunisia's transition. The Tunisian labor leader who is party to the peace prize says he's overwhelmed. Ordinary Tunisians also have welcomed the win, as CCTV's Youssef Gaigi has more from Tunis.
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