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)
China blocks access to international news sites ahead of the ceremony for Liu Xiaobo on Friday. 2010-12-9 (Context: China, Liu Xiaobo, 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)
Imprisoned Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo is announced as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. China blocks internet coverage of the award. 2010-10-8 (Context: Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Peace Prize, winner)