Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel awarded prestigious UN prize. Photo: dpa
Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel awarded prestigious UN prize. Photo: dpa
Germany

Germany’s Angela Merkel to receive prestigious UN prize for handling of 2015 migration crisis

  • ‘Angela Merkel has shown great moral and political courage by helping more than a million refugees survive and rebuild,’ High Commissioner for Refugees said
  • Ex-chancellor awarded Nansen Refugee Award for showing what could be achieved when politicians act supportively and work on solutions to world’s challenges

Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel awarded prestigious UN prize. Photo: dpa
Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel awarded prestigious UN prize. Photo: dpa
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