|[Published: Tuesday June 21 2022]
Nobel medal sold for Ukrainian kids
BRUSSELS, 21 June. - (ANA) - An auction of Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov's Nobel Peace Prize raised $103.5 million (€98 million) for Unicef efforts to help children displaced by the war in Ukraine.
It is a record sum for a Nobel medal peace prize.
Muratov was awarded the gold medal in October 2021 for helping found the independent Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta.
He was the publication's editor-in-chief until it was shut down in March by the Kremlin. - (ANA) -
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