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October 9, 2009
Week in review: Afghanistan, Pakistan and Obama’s Nobel

Garrick Utley, the president of the Levin Institute of the State University of New York, and Chrystia Freeland, U.S. managing editor of Britain’s Financial Times, join Daljit Dhaliwal to discuss the week’s top stories: The impact of President Barack Obama winning the Nobel Peace Prize, and the president’s biggest foreign policy challenge — Afghanistan and Pakistan.

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The information that led into the story said that the announcement of the Nobel Peace Prize as given first in Swedish. It was given in Norwegian The only Swedish was when Mr. Jagland said “God Morgen” and then the rest of the speech prior to the English version was in Norwegian. While close in origin, Norwegian and Swedish are two distinct languages!

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