A new report from Spain claims President Trump is in the running for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.
The US president was nominated by Japanese Prime Minister Abe for his work on the North Korean nuclear threat.
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Although Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe does not want to confirm whether or not Donald Trump has been nominated for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, the issue seems already settled in a positive way by two Norwegian parliamentarians. Trump is a candidate for the highest award given by the Norwegian Nobel Committee for his efforts for detente and peace on the Korean peninsula.
During a press conference at the White House last Friday, President Trump announced that the Japanese “premier” had sent him “a beautiful copy” of the nomination – in a five-page letter – to the Nobel Prize winner. Peace. And although Abe has been reluctant to confirm this information since then, it has transpired that at least two Norwegian parliamentarians support the nomination of the conservative president of the United States.
“We have nominated him of course for the positive developments on the Korean peninsula,” Per-Willy Amundsen , Minister of Justice , told Reuters between 2016 and 2018. “There were tensions, largely due to Trump’s unconventional diplomatic style, but they have already been reduced, “Amundsen added.