Maria Ressa was the first Filipino to win the Nobel Peace Prize and the first woman to be honoured this year. File photo: Reuters
Maria Ressa was the first Filipino to win the Nobel Peace Prize and the first woman to be honoured this year. File photo: Reuters

Maria Ressa’s Nobel Peace Prize win: President Duterte silent as Philippine journalists rejoice

  • Maria Ressa, who co-founded news website Rappler, won the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday along with Russia’s Dmitry Muratov
  • Veteran journalist Ressa, the first Filipino to win a Nobel Prize, is a vocal critic of President Rodrigo Duterte

Maria Ressa was the first Filipino to win the Nobel Peace Prize and the first woman to be honoured this year. File photo: Reuters
Maria Ressa was the first Filipino to win the Nobel Peace Prize and the first woman to be honoured this year. File photo: Reuters
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