Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa will be able to fly to Norway to collect the prize. Photo: EPA-EFE
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa will be able to fly to Norway to collect the prize. Photo: EPA-EFE

Philippine Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa gets permission to fly to Oslo to receive award

  • The journalist, an outspoken critic of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, is on bail pending an appeal against a conviction last year in a cyber libel case
  • She was required to apply to three courts for permission to pick up the prize in person, and said she feels ‘great’ after clearing the final hurdle

Topic |   The Philippines
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa will be able to fly to Norway to collect the prize. Photo: EPA-EFE
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa will be able to fly to Norway to collect the prize. Photo: EPA-EFE
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