Chairman Senate of Pakistan, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani through a letter has officially registered the nomination in favour of Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for the "Nobel Peace Prize" for his efforts to resolve the Ukrainian crisis in a letter addressed to the Norwegian Nobel Committee on Wednesday.
"Russia-Ukraine war had quickly turned into a nuclear flashpoint that could have ended in catastrophe for the whole world. Due to his untiring efforts, timely & effective interventions with both sides, he singlehandedly averted a global disaster". Said Chairman Senate. He further added that President Erdogan is a true statesman & leader, who always strives for the betterment & prosperity of not just his country, but the region and the world in general. Chairman Senate underlined that Turkish President carries the true message of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) and his teachings of peace, tolerance and love for all humanity, as he continues to dispel the myths and misconceptions related to Islamic teachings.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee is tasked with responsibility in assessing and deciding upon giving out one of the most prestigious and illustrious awards. As envisioned by the late Alfred Bernhard Nobel in his will, the Nobel Peace Prize is given out to people who have taken exceptional action to resolve looming or ongoing conflicts towards peace.