The Norwegian Nobel Committee said it has awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace to the OPCW, as it wants to contribute to the continuation of the elimination of the world's chemical arsenal.
By awarding the OPCW, the Norwegian Nobel Committee seeks to contribute to eliminating chemical weapons. #NobelPeacePrize
OPCW is an independent, autonomous, international organization w a working relationship with United Nations #NobelPeacePrize
Recent events in Syria, ...have underlined the need to enhance efforts to do away with such weapons. #NobelPeacePrize
More top news
Prince Charles joked about not being able to keep up with his grandchildren.
Ahead of his meeting with Jewish community groups, the Labour leader vows to ensure anti-Semitism is stamped out.
The retailer said there was no elevated risk of fire or explosion and there had been no reported incidents.