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China furious at Nobel selection.

Friday, October 08, 2010 - 02:19

Oct 8 - Beijing reacts angrily to the selection of dissident Liu Xiaobo for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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China reacts angrily at the selection of U itself Pope for the Nobel Peace Prize. Despite dire warnings from China damaging relations with Norway. The Nobel committee went ahead by awarding the prize -- commended -- on decades of nonviolent struggle for human rights in China. He's been imprisoned for nearly twelve years after helping write a manifesto. Calling for free speech and multi party elections. At his wife's house in Beijing journalist and supporters gathered amid a heavy police presence . Speaking by phone she expressed joy after hearing the news. I cannot think this would happen and at this time schaeuble cannot be with us to share it I feel really sorry about. I think that this award not only bring honor but also responsibility. I think that for him when he hears the news he will be surprised and happy and also he -- feeling easy. -- We'll be affecting you war will have on China is uncertain. She added that it supports their cause. He himself he's twenty years of hard work have gained recognition. I can't think what this means that China's future democracy. For people like you schaeuble who have been constantly working hard this is the support. What supporter outside who wouldn't give his name that the award helped promote freedom in China. -- asked why China wasn't on the path to democracy and criticized the government for -- over his activism that extreme velocity. Other Beijing residents have different views some didn't know him. While others ridiculed the selection and dismiss the award at the western viewpoint. The elements stop Obama I think this is a bit difficult to understand. They give it to Obama many people have disputed the award. The western world's choice is different from ours it does not mean that people receiving it have contributed to the peace process the public to have an on the -- The Nobel committee is comprised of former Norwegian politicians. And is fully independent. The prize brings with it and award at one point five million dollars. --

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China furious at Nobel selection.

Friday, October 08, 2010 - 02:19