Oppressed Peoples Online Word...The Voice Of The Voiceless

Dedicated to disseminating news & information not found in mainstream media....

Against all the odds: Yemen’s Karman wins Nobel Peace Prize

SANAA - Yemeni Tawakkul Karman, one of three women awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, dedicated her

This prize is a victory for the Yemeni revolution

Yemeni activist says dedicates her unexpected Nobel Prize win all Arab Spring activists.

 

 unexpected win to all activists of the Arab Spring and said it was a victory for her nation's "revolution."

"I dedicate it to all the activists of the Arab Spring," Karman told Al-Arabiya Television, referring to protesters who took to the streets in several Arab countries demanding democracy.

"This prize is a victory for the Yemeni revolution and the peaceful character of this revolution," demanding the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, she said.

"It is a recognition by the international community of the Yemeni revolution and its inevitable win," she added, speaking from Change Square, the epicentre of months of protests against the veteran leader.

 

Click:  Yemen's 'Mother of the Revolution', Liberian president, peace activ...

 

Image: Tawakkul Karman

 

 

Image: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in 2010

Mandel Ngan  /  AFP - Getty Images

 


Click photo to see more of the Peace Prize winners

 

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is the first elected female head of state in Africa.
 

 

 

 


Views: 58

Comment

You need to be a member of Oppressed Peoples Online Word...The Voice Of The Voiceless to add comments!

Join Oppressed Peoples Online Word...The Voice Of The Voiceless

Forum

Allah's Guidance!

 As salaam alaikum, I'd like to find a solution to the problem of under-funded, poorly staffed Islamic schools. Even the ones in beautiful buildings with under-qualified faculties, and unprofessional…Continue

Started by Al Haj Karriem el-Amin Shabazz in Sample Title Jun 27.

Allah's Guidance!

What Allah says about Racism!This is meant to impress that in the universe created by Allah nowhere is there homogeneity and uniformity. There is variety everywhere. From the same earth and by the…Continue

Started by Al Haj Karriem el-Amin Shabazz in Sample Title Jun 27.

Allah's Guidance!

Allah says in surah15 (Al-Hijr): ayat 28, "And (recall the time) when your Lord said to the angels, ‘I am, indeed, going to create a human being from dry ringing clay (formed) from black mud, molded…Continue

Started by Al Haj Karriem el-Amin Shabazz in Sample Title Jun 18.

Allah's Guidance!

What Allah says about Racism! Allah says: “Behold! We have created day and night as two signs. We have deprived the sign of night of light and made the sign of day bright to enable you to seek the…Continue

Started by Al Haj Karriem el-Amin Shabazz in Sample Title May 29.

Badge

Loading…

Groups

© 2020   Created by Bilal Mahmud المكافح المخلص.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service