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2019 National Murrow Award presented to RFE/RL

October 15, 2019

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) has received the 2019 Edward R. Murrow Award for Multimedia in the Television Network category by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA). The award was received by Vice President and Editor-in-Chief Daisy Sindelar during the annual RTDNA Edward R. Murrow Awards Gala in New York on October 14.

RFE/RL Hackathon delivers innovation and impact

September 12, 2019

At its inaugural, annual Hackathon over the weekend, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) gathered together members of Prague’s digital and journalistic communities for a 24-hour marathon session to devise digital tools to strengthen the impact of independent media.

Abubakar Siddique

September 4, 2019

Abubakar Siddique is a journalist specializing in coverage of Afghanistan and Pakistan, and the editor of RFE/RL’s “Gandhara” website. He has spent the past fifteen years researching and writing about security, political, humanitarian, and cultural issues in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and the Pashtun heartland where he was born.

Artur Papyan

September 4, 2019

Expertise: Technology, Social Media Marketing, Blogging, Media Ethics Location: Yerevan

Heghine Buniatyan

September 4, 2019

Heghine Buniatyan has previously served as the editor-in-chief of the Yerevan bureau, a broadcaster, and as the director of the Maxliberty Youth Program.

Mustafa Mohammad Sarwar

September 4, 2019

Expertise: Afghan migrants and refugees in Europe, Security, Extremism in Afghanistan Location: Prague Headquarters