The Time unveils the names of the Nobel Peace Prize candidates


Company22: 24 04.10.2018 (updated 22:25 04.10.2018) Short URLThe American Weekly The Time has unveiled the list celebrities possibly competing for the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. They include Donald Trump and the leaders of the two Koreas. The winner's name (s) will be announced this Friday. Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in are on The Time's list of Nobel Peace Prize nominees.
The current tenant of the White House would walk in the footsteps of his predecessor Barack Obama and could get this reward for the first summit between Washington and Pyongyang that took place on June 12 in Singapore, according to the American weekly.
As for the leaders of the two Koreas, they could earn the Nobel Peace Prize for their efforts to denuclearize the Korean peninsula, also estimates The Time.
The magazine's list is not limited to these three personalities. It also includes the former president of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Carles Puigdemont, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Pope Francis, the Saudi blogger imprisoned since 2012 for insulting Islam, Raif Badawi, and the American Union for Civil Liberties (ACLU) who formulated the class action against Donald Trump's migration policy.
Nobel Week began on October 1st. The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize will be announced on October 5 in Oslo. The official award ceremony will take place on 10 December in Stockholm.