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Nobel Peace Prize / Xiaobo #988201

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 10, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Beijing: Ian Williams) China’s reaction to the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to imprisoned dissident Liu Xiaobo†† featured; scenes shown of the empty chair in Oslo, Norway, the prison in China, the Confucius Peace Prize ceremony, in which a little girl was given the award on behalf of a former Taiwanese vice president who knew nothing about it, and protestors against China’s human rights policies; details given about the restrictions on Liu’s wife and the government’s censorship of news about the prize; Taiwanese video criticizing China shown. [Chinese STUDENT – reacts to Liu’s award.]

Williams, Brian;
Williams, Ian

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