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'Early days' for Trump, Kim Jong Un Nobel speculation, say Norwegian analysts
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The historic Singapore summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will lead to speculation over a possible Nobel Peace Prize for the pair, but it's still early days, say experts in Norway.

sint sant sunt The US president and the North Korean leader on Tuesday signed an agreement which, while short on details, reaffirmed Pyongyang's commitment to the "complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula".

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seller grofers sign up "It's too early," Asle Sveen, a historian who specialises in the Nobel prize, said of the prospects for a Kim-Trump award.

adam søker eva episode 2 "But if (the agreement) were to lead to real disarmament on the Korean peninsula, it would be very difficult to not award them the prize. It would be a bizarre situation, but that's happened in the past, that people with a pretty violent past have received the Nobel Peace Prize," he said.

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hipp hopp dans Ten years after it awarded the Peace Prize to the newly-elected Barack Obama in a move that was widely criticised as being premature, the Nobel committee does not want to repeat past mistakes.

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utkledningsbilder på instagram He hailed the Singapore summit but expressed scepticism about the possibility of a Nobel at this stage.

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