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2013 Nobel Peace Prize


2013 Nobel Prize for Peace


Awarded to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

  • Group recognized for its efforts to eliminate chemical weapons
  • Currently overseeing the destruction of chemical weapons in Syria
  • OPCW came into force in 1997 as the implementing body of the Chemical Weapons Convention
  • It has 189 member states
  • Has conducted thousands of inspections around the world
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