President Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize following his efforts to broker peace between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. He was nominated by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a member of the Norwegian Parliament, who praised Trump for his efforts towards resolving conflicts worldwide.
As per Reports by Mirror, Mr. Tybring-Gjedde, a four-term member of parliament said, “Trump had met three conditions needed to be considered for the peace prize. The first one is a fellowship among nations and he has done that through negotiations. Reduction of standing armies – he has reduced the number of troops in the Middle East and the third criterion are the promotion of peace congresses. Tybring-Gjedde said Trump had made “tremendous efforts” in brokering peace.
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Three other presidents have won the peace prize, including Barack Obama, Woodrow Wilson, Jimmy Carter, and Theodore Roosevelt. Earlier, On Tuesday, a White House official announced Mr Trump will hold a signing ceremony on 15 September for a groundbreaking Middle East agreement normalizing relations between Israel and the UAE.
As per Tybring-Gjedde, a four-term member of Parliament who also serves as chairman of the Norwegian delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, the Trump administration played a key role in the establishment of relations between The UAE and Israel.