Nobel prize a tribute to 'courage' of Tunisian people: Obama

US President Barack Obama in Washington, DC on October 7, 2015US President Barack Obama congratulated Tunisian civil society groups who helped secure a democratic transition on their Nobel Peace Prize win, calling it a tribute to the nation’s courage. “Today’s award is therefore also a tribute to the perseverance and courage of the Tunisian people who, in the face of political assassinations and terrorist attacks, have come together in a spirit of unity, compromise and tolerance,” Obama said in a statement.

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