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Challenging search for Nobel peace laureate in world beset by war
Challenging search for Nobel peace laureate in world beset by war

In a world racked by war, atrocities and treason, the search for a worthy Nobel Peace Prize laureate presents a daunting challenge this year. Where on the planet can a man, woman or organization be found to have alleviated the bloodshed and cruelty that have afflicted humankind in the usually violent places and new corners freshly beset by chaos? Would-be peace brokers in the Middle East failed dramatically this year and last to halt the killing and maiming of warriors and civilians alike, making it seem unlikely that a diplomat will be named when the prestigious Nobel is announced in Oslo on Friday. U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry all but gave up on the Israeli-Palestinian peace...

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