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The International Arbitration League was founded by the Nobel Peace Prize winner Sir William Randall Cremer and was later incorporated into the Commonwealth of World Citizens. // Error creating thumbnail: convert: unable to open image `/mnt/upload3/wikipedia/en/f/f5/Nobel_Peace_Prize_Medal. ... The commonwealth of World Citizens (later named Mondcivitan Republic after the Esperanto) was initiated by Hugh Schonfield and constituted in 1956. ...

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