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Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe wins Confucius Peace Prize

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe wins Confucius Peace Prize

The founder of the Confucius Peace Prize, a would-be Chinese rival to the Nobel, on Thursday defended this year’s award to Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who has often been accused of rights abuses. Qiao Damo, founder of the little-known China International Peace Studies Centre, which runs the accolade, told AFP that Mugabe had been recognised

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