Monday, 15 December 2008 03:28
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Julieta Venegas at the Nobel Peace Concert

Mexican singer Julieta Venegas was among the list of entertainers at the recent Nobel Peace Concert in Oslo, Norway.

Also participaitng were British actor Michael Caine, American actress Scarlett

Johansson and other entertainers. Many agreed with Johansson's hope that their performances would draw attention to laureate Martti Ahtisaari's style of mediating as a solution to conflicts.

In a USA Today.com story, Johansson told the Associated Press:  "It is important to remind young people that peace is the only real victory."

Johansson and Caine both expressed hopes that countires would use mediation to resolve conflicts before they become wars.

Also performignat the concert was Diana Ross, FeistDierks Bentley and Nigerian singer Seun Kuti.

Para el reporte en espanol. haz click: Julieta Venegas le canta a la paz