State Dept: Obama's Actions in Egypt, Syria 'Worthy' of Nobel Peace Prize Winner Associated Press reporter Matt Lee: All right. And then my last one — and I will stop, I promise, after this — do you think or is the administration confident that the steps — that the policy that you have pursued thus far in Egypt and also in Syria are worthy of a president who not so long ago won the Nobel peace prize? State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki: Yes, Matt. Associated Press reporter Matt Lee: You do. OK.