Senior MP Chris Bryant nominates Joe Biden for Nobel peace prize

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A senior British MP today nominated Joe Biden for a Nobel peace prize. Labour's Chris Bryant announced his move on the eve of the big presidential debate between Mr Biden and Donald Trump. He told the Standard: "When others have resorted to violent solutions, he has argued that the best force is the force of argument. "Because guns can stop a heart but well-placed words can change many hearts, and many hearts can change a world."
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A senior British MP today nominated Joe Biden for a Nobel peace prize.

Labour's Chris Bryant announced his move on the eve of the big presidential debate between Mr Biden and Donald Trump.

He told the Standard: "When others have resorted to violent solutions, he has argued that the best force is the force of argument.

"Because guns can stop a heart but well-placed words can change many hearts, and many hearts can change a world."

Mr Bryant, a former shadow leader of the Commons, said Members of Parliament had a little-known right to put forward nominations to the Nobel prize nominating committee.

His intervention appeared to be timed to influence American public opinion ahead of the first presidential debate between the Democrat candidate…
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