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Thursday, October 12, 2006

Orhan Pamuk Wins Nobel Prize For Literature

Orhan Pamuk, who was charged under Section 301 of the Turkish Penal Code for insulting the Turkish identity, has won the Nobel Prize for literature. The Turkish government later dropped the charges. Read more here about Pamuk's writings and political activism.

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