Algerian writer Boualem Sansal (R) receives a standing ovation ...
Oct 16th, 2011
(Reuters) - Algerian writer Boualem Sansal (R) receives a standing ovation after winning the Peace Prize of German book seller's association "Friedenspreis des Deutschen Buchhandels" during a ceremony in Frankfurt October 16, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach (GERMANY) -
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