Russian Journalist To Public sale Off Nobel Peace Prize To Assist Ukrainian Kids

NEW YORK (AP) — What’s the worth of peace?

That query might be partially answered Monday evening when Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov auctions off his Nobel Peace Prize medal. The proceeds will go on to UNICEF in its efforts to assist youngsters displaced by the conflict in Ukraine.

Muratov, awarded the gold medal in October 2021, helped discovered the impartial Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta and was the publication’s editor-in-chief when it shut down in March amid the Kremlin’s clampdown on journalists and public dissent within the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

It was Muratov’s thought to public sale off

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Russian editor Muratov dedicates Nobel prize to workers killed for his or her work By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Russian investigative newspaper Novaya Gazeta’s editor-in-chief Dmitry Muratov speaks in Moscow, Russia October 7, 2013. REUTERS/Evgeny Feldman


By Andrew Osborn and Tom Balmforth

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russian newspaper editor Dmitry Muratov devoted the Nobel Peace Prize he received on Friday to 6 of his paper’s journalists murdered for his or her work, and stated he would attempt to use the award to assist defend reporters underneath strain.

“Igor Domnikov, Yuri Shchekochikhin, Anna Politkovskaya, Stas Markelov, Anastasia Baburova, Natasha Estemirova – these are the individuals who have right this moment received the Nobel Prize,” Muratov stated,

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Polaris Music Prize to disclose winner in stripped-down occasion

TORONTO — The winner of the Polaris Music Prize is being revealed tonight in a shortened version of the standard festivities.

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Organizers of the $50,000 award celebrating the very best Canadian album of the yr say they’re planning a present that runs about half an hour and options two performances by final yr’s winner, Backxwash.

The occasion will probably be hosted by Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe of CBC Music and stream on CBC Gem and CBC Music’s Fb, Twitter and YouTube pages at 8 p.m. ET.

It is a vital change from different years when all

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