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Poetry for Peace Contest

The Poetry for Peace contest was held from 15 September until 14 October 2011. The winners were anounced at a ceremony at UN headquarters in New York.

Below is one of the contest entries.



     Some lives have been lost 
     There was screaming and scorched skin
     Only some survived


— Stamatia Avramidis
 

 


All Poems Submitted to the Contest

 

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