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Radio Free Asia’s Burmese Service wins at New York Festivals

Radio Free Asia (RFA) won a bronze medal in the biography/profiles category at the 2018 New York Festivals TV & Film Awards for its television profile piece titled, “Child Solider Recalls his Plight.” It follows former child soldier, Aung Ko Htway, as he describes his abduction and forced conscription for nearly 10 years.

About the Award

Name: 2018 Bronze World Medal
Project: Child Solider Recalls his Plight
Winner: RFA’s Burmese Service
Network: RFA
Presented by: New York Festivals International Television and Film Awards