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Iranian Nuclear Program

The Latest: Obama praises Nobel Peace Prize choice

The latest developments in the awarding of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. All times local. ___ 9:15 p.m. President Barack Obama says the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to a coalition of Tunisian groups is a tribute to the perseverance and courage of all Tunisians. Obama says in the five years since a Tunisian fruit vendor set himself ablaze to protest an authoritarian government, Tunisians have made "remarkable strides" toward building an inclusive democracy. He credits the coalition — the National Dialogue Quartet — with playing an "indispensable role" in that arduous process. Obama says the group is a reminder that lasting peace and security can only be...