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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

Is the Indian-Chinese border dispute over?

Is the Indian-Chinese border dispute over?

Can peace exist on China and India's border?

Can peace exist on China and India's border?

Can a $10M lawsuit strengthen Black Lives Matter?

Can a $10M lawsuit strengthen Black Lives Matter?

BLM executive faces a $10 million lawsuit

BLM executive faces a $10 million lawsuit

Is AI at the forefront of a new Cold War?

Is AI at the forefront of a new Cold War?

Will AI change the world order?

Will AI change the world order?

Is there hope for long-lasting peace in Tigray province?

Is there hope for long-lasting peace in Tigray province?

Who’s responsible for the broken Truce in Tigray?

Who’s responsible for the broken Truce in Tigray?

Could Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia be the next Fukushima?

Could Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia be the next Fukushima?

What you need to know right now about the Zaporizhzhia crisis

What you need to know right now about the Zaporizhzhia crisis

Are rich nations responsible for Pakistan’s Floods?

Are rich nations responsible for Pakistan’s Floods?

Brazil’s candidates resort to personal attacks

Brazil’s candidates resort to personal attacks

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