|Native name||توكل كرمان|
|Born||7 Februar 1979
|Occupation||Jurnalist, politeecian an human richts activist|
|Poleetical muivement||Jasmine Revolution|
|Parents||Abdel Salam Karman|
|Relatives||Tariq Karman (brither)
Safa Karman (sister)
|Awairds||2011 Nobel Peace Prize|
Tawakkol Karman (Arabic: توكل كرمان Tawak[k]ul Karmān) (Anglicised: Tawakkol, Tawakul, Tawakkul or Tawakel Abdel-Salam Karman) (born 7 Februar 1979) is a Yemeni jurnalist, politeecian an senior member o the o Al-Islah poleetical pairty, an human richts activist. She came tae internaitional attention as a leader in the 2011 Yemeni uprisin, pairt o the Arab Spring. Yemenis hae cried her "Iron Wumman" an "Mither o the Revolution." She wan the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize wi twa ither weemen. She is the first Yemeni an the first Arab wumman tae win the prize. She is the seicont Muslim wumman tae win ony Nobel Prize an the youngest Nobel Peace Laureate.
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- Carney, John (24 September 2012). "Is Jimmy Wales a Credible Source on Wikipedia?". CNBC.com. Retrieved 2012-09-26.
- Karman, Tawakkol (18 June 2011). "Yemen’s Unfinished Revolution". New York Times. Retrieved 15 November 2011.
- Al-Sakkaf, Nadia (17 June 2010). "Renowned activist and press freedom advocate Tawakul Karman to the Yemen Times: "A day will come when all human rights violators pay for what they did to Yemen"". Women Journalists Without Chains. Archived from the original on 30 January 2011. Retrieved 30 January 2011.
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- Al-Haj, Ahmed; Sarah El-Deeb (7 October 2011). "Nobel peace winner Tawakkul Karman dubbed 'the mother of Yemen's revolution'". Associated Press (Sun Sentinel). Retrieved 8 October 2011.
- "BBC News - Nobel Peace Prize awarded jointly to three women". BBC Online. 7 October 2011. Retrieved 16 November 2011.
- "BBC News - Profile: Nobel peace laureate Tawakul Karman". BBC Online. 7 October 2011. Retrieved 16 November 2011.
- "Yemeni Activist Tawakkul Karman, First Female Arab Nobel Peace Laureate: A Nod for Arab Spring". Democracynow.org. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
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- Renowned activist and press freedom advocate Tawakul Karman, interviewed by Nadia Al-Sakkaf, Yemen Times, 17 June 2010
|Awairds an achievements|
|Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
wi Leymah Gbowee an Ellen Johnson Sirleaf