Words of thanks from Tawakkol Karman, recorded on 10 October 2011, a few days after the announcement of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize.
[Tawakkol Karman] Thank you, thank you very much. And send my thanks to the President of Nobel and to all people there. Really thank you. And Yemeni people and Arab region – all of us appreciate this.
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