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Nobel Peace Prize Concert - Oslo

OSLO, NORWAY - DECEMBER 10: Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg (L) is followed by Irish prime minister Enda Kenny before addressing the press after a working luncheon at the Gamle Logen hosted by Norway's Prime Minister for the EU leaders while they attend the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony at Oslo City Hall on December 10, 2012 in Oslo, Norway. The European Union is collecting this year's prestigious Nobel Peace Prize for uniting the continent after two World Wars especially while during economic crisis. (Photo by Daniel Sannum-Lauten-Pool/Getty Images)

Nobel Peace Prize ceremony

The European Union received the Nobel Peace Prize

on Dec. 10 for promoting peace and human rights in Europe following the

devastation of World War II, and the bloc was urged to use that unity in

its battle with the region's economic crisis.