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What do you know about the Nobel Peace Prize?

By Tiffany Harness, Julie Vitkovskaya

October 6, 2017 at 11:48 AM

In this Dec. 10, 1993, file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela (left) and South African Deputy President F.W. de Klerk pose with their Nobel Peace Prize medals. (AP/File/)

This year, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons for its efforts to avoid nuclear conflict. In the spirit of the Nobel award season, we put together a special eight-question quiz to test your knowledge. We'll go all the way back to the beginning of the award, and remember some of the highlights.

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Tiffany Harness is deputy national security editor at The Washington Post. She joined The Post in 2001.

Julie Vitkovskaya is a projects editor for The Washington Post who focuses on innovative storytelling and enterprise stories. She was previously the operations and digital editor for foreign and national security. She joined The in 2015 after spending two years in South Korea working at an English-language newspaper as a Princeton in Asia fellow.

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WorldViews

What do you know about the Nobel Peace Prize?

By Tiffany Harness, Julie Vitkovskaya

October 6, 2017 at 11:48 AM

In this Dec. 10, 1993, file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela (left) and South African Deputy President F.W. de Klerk pose with their Nobel Peace Prize medals. (AP/File/)

This year, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons for its efforts to avoid nuclear conflict. In the spirit of the Nobel award season, we put together a special eight-question quiz to test your knowledge. We'll go all the way back to the beginning of the award, and remember some of the highlights.

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