The Newsmakers

Abiy Ahmed: 2019 Peace Laureate | Rohingya in Myanmar

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed wins the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize after ending a bitter 20-year war with neighbouring Eritrea. But was he this year’s most deserving contender? And we speak to the UN’s Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee and ask if she thinks Myanmar’s de-factor leader, Aung San Suu Kyi should be stripped of the Nobel Peace Prize she won in 1991. Guests: Awol Allo Nominated Abiy Ahmed for the Nobel Peace Prize Henrik Urdal Director of the Peace Research Institute in Oslo David Swanson Director of World Beyond War Yanghee Lee UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar

Nobel Prize 2019: Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins Peace Prize

Nobel Prize 2019: Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins Peace Prize

Nobel Peace Prize: Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins this year's award

Nobel Peace Prize: Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins this year's award

Nobel Peace Prize 2019: Who are the front-runners?

Nobel Peace Prize 2019: Who are the front-runners?

Nobel Peace Prize: Mukwege and Murad receive 2018 award

Nobel Peace Prize: Mukwege and Murad receive 2018 award

Iraq's longest post-election deadlock sparks protests

Iraq's longest post-election deadlock sparks protests

Could a visit by the US house speaker to Taiwan spark violent conflict with China?

Could a visit by the US house speaker to Taiwan spark violent conflict with China?

Turkish FM Cavusoglu Criticises Germany  For Losing Its Neutrality

Turkish FM Cavusoglu Criticises Germany For Losing Its Neutrality

Should Iran come back to the negotiating table for a new nuclear deal?

Should Iran come back to the negotiating table for a new nuclear deal?

Will new French social media law fight terrorism?

Will new French social media law fight terrorism?

Is Brazil’s Electoral System Flawed?

Is Brazil’s Electoral System Flawed?

International Outrage as Myanmar Executes Four Activists

International Outrage as Myanmar Executes Four Activists

Tunisians back referendum with record low turnout

Tunisians back referendum with record low turnout

Sri Lanka’s New President

Sri Lanka’s New President

Kenya’s Upcoming Elections

Kenya’s Upcoming Elections

PTI’s Punjab Victory

PTI’s Punjab Victory

Sri Lanka’s Political Crisis

Sri Lanka’s Political Crisis

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