The United States Secretary of State John Kerry is to receive the 2015 Tipperary (Ireland) International Peace Award.
The announcement was made today by the Tipperary Peace Convention through its Hon. Secretary, Mr. Martin Quinn. Secretary Kerry's work on a global basis to bring about an end to conflict in many countries is being recognised today by Tipperary Peace Convention.
The Award will be presented to Secretary Kerry at a ceremony in Tipperary later this year. Full story in this week's Tipperary Star