Monday 20 November 2017

Nobel work

• It is with great pride that I write as a newly conferred laureate of the Nobel Peace Prize.

The academy has given the honour to us Europeans, richly deserved if perhaps overdue.

The union has brought us peace in our time. Ms Merkel's efforts to bring peace to Greece have been noticeable and I wonder were these what brought us to the attention of the august academy?

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