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Abiy Ahmed: Nobel Peace Prize winner 2019 - in pictures

Ethiopia's prime minister was awarded the prize for his work in establishing peace with neighbouring Eritrea

Ethiopia's prime minister Abiy Ahmed was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Friday for his work in establishing peace with neighbouring Eritrea.

The Norwegian Nobel Committee said Mr Ahmed won "for his efforts to achieve peace and international co-operation, and in particular for his decisive initaitve to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea".

Take a look at his peace work over the past several years in the gallery above.

Read the full story of his Peace Prize announcement here

Updated: October 11, 2019 01:37 PM

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