Last updated: 10 december, 2010 - 11:45 GMT

Live: Nobel ceremony

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The Nobel Peace Prize committee hosts its award ceremony, despite the absence of the winner Liu Xiaobo.

Of about 50 countries invited to the Nobel ceremony, almost a third are staying away, including Russia, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, many as a result of Chinese pressure.

For more information visit click http://www.nobelprize.org

Courtesy: Nobelprize.org

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