U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington, donating money from the Nobel Peace Prize which will receive approximately 1.42 million U.S. dollars to help the social activities. A U.S. official said no decision which organizations will receive funds from the Nobel prize. However, White House spokesman, Robert Gibbs said Obama will accept the award personally Nobel.
Gold medal, a plaque, and a check worth 10 million Swedish krona (about 1.42 million U.S. dollars) will be handed over in Oslo on December 10, on the anniversary of the death of Alfred Nobel, the Nobel Prize initiators who died in 1896. Former Cuban leader, Fidel Castro welcomes Nobel award, and the judge as a “positive step” is more a criticism of U.S. policies in the past rather than recognition of Obama’s achievements.