A ceremony is held in Norway to award the
Nobel Peace Prize to Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo "in absentia".
Jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in a ceremony where he was represented by an empty chair and he dedicated it from prison to the "lost souls" of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown.
The Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo is in "critical condition," according to Chinese doctors. 2017-07-10 (Context: Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Peace Prize, winner)
19 countries are to miss the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony for Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo; 44 are to attend. China described supporters of Liu as "clowns". 2010-12-7 (Context: China, Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Peace Prize)
The Chinese embassy in Oslo implicitly warns foreign diplomats not to attend the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony for Liu Xiaobo. 2010-11-5 (Context: China, Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Peace Prize)
The Prime Minister of Japan Naoto Kan calls on China to release Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo. 2010-10-14 (Context: China, Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Peace Prize)
20 people are reported arrested in China over imprisoned human rights activist Liu Xiaobo's 2010 Nobel Peace Prize award. Liu's wife's whereabouts remain unknown after she was taken away by police with human rights group Freedom Now claiming she is in de facto house arrest. 2010-10-10 (Context: China, Liu Xiaobo, winner)