Russian President Vladimir Putin has been nominated for Nobel Prize
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2021. This was announced today at a press conference by Russian writer Sergei Komkov, who had sent an application to the Nobel Committee.
"Today, this is actually my fourth nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize. It was sent on September 9 this year, and on September 10, this application was received by the Nobel Peace Committee in Oslo, the headquarters of the Nobel Committee," RIA Novosti cites Komkov.
The Peace Prize is one of five bequeathed at the end of the 19th century by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. It is awarded to a person or organization for outstanding contributions to peace.