Photo of protesters climbing scaffolding at the 1989 Tiananmen Square protest.

Radio Free Asia wins at AIBs for Tiananmen e-book

Radio Free Asia (RFA) last night won a top award for its e-book on the Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989 in the category of innovative production technology at this year’s International Media Excellence Awards, held by the Association of International Broadcasters (AIB). The award was announced at a ceremony, also known as the AIBs, in London.

Illustration of six syrians for MBN's Syria Stories project.

Syria Stories: Six Syrians share tales of survival with the world

In March 2013, MBN launched the Syria Stories website. The mission was simple: to share deeply personal, first person stories about life in and around Syria. The project was designed to share lyrical, poignant moments of despair and hope in Arabic from six civilians in the crossfire in real time.