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Synonyms for Sakharov

Soviet physicist and dissident

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Singles Round One) Philipp Kohlschreiber bt Gleb Sakharov 6-4, 6-2; Roberto Bautista Agut bt Florian Mayer 6-3, 6-4; Stefanos Tsitsipas bt Mikhail Kukushkin 6-2, 6-7, 6-3; Robin Haase vs Quentin Halys 7-5, 2-6, 6-4; Marcos Baghdatis bt Viktor Troicki 7-5, 6-2.
html) Sakharov prize , established in 1988, is the European Parliament's award for individuals who have "made an exceptional contribution to the fight for human rights across the globe, drawing attention to human rights violations.
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The e1/450,000 award was established by European Parliament in 1988 in honour of the Soviet dissident Andrei Sakharov.
D'apres Ghazi Mrabet Le prix Sakharov pour la liberte de penser est l'un des plus prestigieux prix dans le monde.
Of course targeting and shooting an unarmed young girl is beyond anyone's comprehension but Malala's family are doing very well here and Malala is doing even better, having claimed the Sakharov Prize, awarded by the European Parliament in memory of Soviet physicist and dissident Andrei Sakharov, which comes with a PS50,000 cash award.
STRASBOURG (CyHAN)- European parliamentarians this week applauded and honoured the first child ever to receive the Sakharov prize, Europe's top human rights award.
Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai was handed the EU's prestigious Sakharov human rights prize Wednesday in recognition of her crusade for the right of all children, girls and boys, to an education.
IT''S not often I agree with anything the EU does but for once I applaud them for awarding the Sakharov human rights prize to Pakistani schoolgirl and campaigner Malala Yousafzai.
She received the European Union's Sakharov human rights prize on Thursday.
At a joint meeting of the European Parliament's Committees on Foreign Affairs, Development and Human Rights, on 30 September, three finalists were selected from among the seven nominations by MEPs for the Sakharov Prize 2013 recognising an achievement in the field of human rights and democracy.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehman-Parast condemned the European Parliament's politically-motivated intentions in granting the Sakharov prize to two Iranians, and said the parliament should deal with the numerous instances of human rights abuses in the European countries instead.
The European Parliament last week awarded its Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh and film director Jafar Panahi, both of whom have been convicted by the Iranian courts for their dissident activities.
The three jailed members of the scandalous Russian girls' punk group Pussy Riot have been nominated by the European Parliament for a prestigious prize named after Soviet human rights activist Andrei Sakharov.
Jay Bergman, Meeting the Demands of Reason: The Life and Thought of Andrei Sakharov.