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Nobel committee wasted an opportunity in its Peace Prize

Editor’s note: Frida Ghitis is a world affairs columnist for The Miami Herald and World Politics Review. A former CNN producer and correspondent, she is the author of “The End of Revolution: A Changing World in the Age of Live Television.” Follow her on Twitter:@FridaGColumns

(CNN) — So many tyrants to resist, so many heroes to support, but the Nobel Committee decided to ignore all of that and grant the Nobel Peace Prize this year to a large bureaucratic political alliance, the European Union.

The committee passed up a chance to give a tangible boost to and put the valuable global spotlight on an individual, a cause or an organization that could really benefit from the award. What a sadly missed opportunity.

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Mlađa 300 miliona

Austrijska štampa poslednjih dana naširoko piše o okončanju istrage u slučaju Mobtel, koja je pokazala da je u toj aferi uz učešće srpskog ministra privrede Mlađana Dinkića nestalo 300 miliona evra. Svi računi jasno pokazju da preko računa Narodne banke Srbije nikada nije prešlo 300 miliona, što je nekih sedam posto ukupne sume za koju je Mobtel nominalno prodat norveškom Telenoru. Nijedne srpske novine, ni televizijska, niti radio stanica, niti blog na Internetu, nisu prenele ni red iz izveštaja s kojima počinju sve vesti u Austriji.