TITLE

East Timor activists win Nobel Prize

AUTHOR(S)
R.N.S.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;10/30/96, Vol. 113 Issue 31, p1030
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Bishop Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo and Indonesian leader Jose Ramos-Horta were chosen to receive the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize. Background information on the recipients; Criteria selection; Efforts to keep the East Timor cause before the world community.
ACCESSION #
9611215350

 

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