The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) honored 96 employees for exemplary contributions during a Gold Medal Awards Ceremony on September 28.
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