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Daily Archives: October 11th, 2013

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

Excerpt: A wor­thy choice: The Nor­we­gian Nobel Com­mit­tee has decid­ed that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2013 is to be award­ed to the Orga­ni­za­tion for the Pro­hi­bi­tion of Chem­i­cal Weapons (OPCW) for its exten­sive efforts to elim­i­nate chem­i­cal weapons. Dur­ing World War One, chem­i­cal weapons were used to a con­sid­er­able degree. The Gene­va Con­ven­tion of 1925 […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, World Commmunity
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