Nobel Peace Prize® 2012, Oslo (09-11/12/2012) and Strasbourg (12/12/2012)
"The European Union was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize® on 10 December 2012, in recognition of six decades of peace, reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe.
In a ceremony at Oslo City Hall, the Presidents of the three main EU institutions - José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, and Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament - received the diploma and the medal. The event was attended by some twenty EU Heads of State or Government. Various ancillary events took place in Oslo from 9 to 11 December 2012.
Please note that this best-of does not include the actual prize giving ceremony for reasons of copyright. For the images of the ceremony, please contact Nobel Media AB, Sturegatan 14, Box 5232, SE-102 45 Stockholm, Sweden." SHOTLIST