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Desmond Tutu awards prize to US school shooting survivors

Reuters Cape Town, South Africa Nov 21, 2018, 11.03 AM (IST)

Survivors of a high school massacre in the United States who have lobbied for tighter gun controls were awarded the International Children's Peace Prize on Tuesday. The student movement, March For Our Lives, was started after 17 students and staff members were killed by a former student on February 14, 2018, at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The World is One News, WION examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of the day. Our aim is to empower people to explore their world. Please keep discussions on this channel clean and respectful and refrain from using racist or sexist slurs as well as personal insults. Subscribe to our channel at https://goo.gl/JfY3NI Check out our website: http://www.wionews.com Connect with us on our social media handles: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WIONews Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIONews Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+WIONews