“Barack Obama’s trip to Oslo to pick up his Nobel peace award is in danger of being overshadowed by a row over the cancellation of a series of events normally attended by the prizewinner.  Norwegians are incensed over what they view as his shabby response to the prize by cutting short his visit.  The White House has cancelled many of the events peace prize laureates traditionally submit to, including a dinner with the Norwegian Nobel committee, a press conference, a television interview, appearances at a children’s event promoting peace and a music concert, as well as a visit to an exhibition in his honour at the Nobel peace centre.  He has also turned down a lunch invitation from the King of Norway.”  Read more at Guardian News & Media!

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One Response to “Nobel Peace Prize: Norwegians Incensed Over Barack Obama’s Snubs”

  1. Barry really stiffed those Norse losers-keep an eye out for longboats along the coast.