Aminatou Haidar nominated for the Nobel Peace Price 2021

Oslo (Norway) 31 January 2021 (SPS)- Saharawi imminent human rights defender and President of the Saharawi Organ Against Moroccan Occupation (ISACOM), Mrs. Aminatou Haidar, is among the list of nominees to the 2021 Nobel Peace Price, according to Reuters Today.

Reuters evokes nominations supported by various international actors, including Norwegian lawmakers, who propose names of candidates and support them.

The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which decides who wins the award, does not comment on nominations, keeping secret for 50 years the names of nominators and unsuccessful nominees.

The 2021 laureate will be announced in October. (SPS)

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