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Martin Ennals reaction to news of winning Nobel Peace Prize

Title
Martin Ennals reaction to news of winning Nobel Peace Prize
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:42
Description
Head of Amnesty International, Martin Ennals reacts to the news that the organisation has been awarded the 1977 Nobel Peace Prize. He talks about the advantages of such recognition, and the respectability the organisation will gain, which will give it more political power. He says the prize will make their work more effective, but they must remain modest and hardworking. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Martin Ennals
Keywords
Human rights; Amnesty International; Awards; Nobel prizes

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