Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali said Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent complaint about not receiving the Nobel Peace Prize for resolving Ethiopia’s decades-long border conflict with Eritrea should be brought up with the selection committee.
“The issue of President Trump must go to the Nobel Peace Prize committee. I’m not aware of how they select someone,” Ali said in reply to a reporter’s question in South Africa’s capital Pretoria.
The journalist had sought Abiy’s view on what he thought about Trump’s complaint.
Abiy said his efforts were not aimed at obtaining the prize but because peace is