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Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov win Nobel peace prize 2021

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Nobel peace prize 2021
Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov win the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. The 2021 Nobel peace prize has been awarded to Philippine and Russian free speech activists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov.

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov for their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for democracy and lasting peace.

Berit Reiss-Andersen, the chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, reading out this year’s winner in Oslo.

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