In the fight for it, he walked around the Microsoft founder Bill Gates, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and former head of the UN, Kofi Annan
VOSTOK MEDIA. November 16. Vladivostok - A group of Chinese officials announced the Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, the winner of "Confucius Peace Prize" (Confucius Peace Prize), the website «Newsland.ru».
Organizers noted the award "Outstanding Service (Putin) in the conservation of the world." According to one of the jurors, Vladimir Putin has consistently opposed the bombing of Libya, while there was a civil war.
Putin's rivals were Microsoft founder Bill Gates, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a former UN chief Kofi Annan and other leaders.