Washington, D.C., June 20, 2002 — The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) will honor recipients of the 2001 David Burke Distinguished Journalism Award in a ceremony outside the Cohen Building
Imprisoned in Azerbaijan
Investigative journalist and RFE/RL contributor Khadija Ismayilova was arrested and detained on Dec 5, 2014. On Sept 1, 2015 she was sentenced to 7 1/2 years in prison.
1 year 4 months 24 days