BRUSSELS — A bitter political and diplomatic rift between Germany and Poland, both important members of the European Union and NATO, has worsened as Russia’s war in Ukraine has ground on, undermining cohesion and solidarity in both organizations. The toxic nature of the relationship was underscored recently by a German offer to provide two batteries […]
The three laureates are Memorial, a rights group in Russia; the Center for Civil Liberties in Ukraine; and Ales Bialiatski, an activist jailed in Belarus.
Ernaux’s writing has spoken particularly to women and to others who, like her, come from a working class seldom depicted with such clarity in literature.
Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and K. Barry Sharpless were honored for their work in “click chemistry,” which could have important applications in treating and diagnosing illnesses.
It is the first Nobel Prize awarded this year, with more announcements being made over the coming week.