Award Winners: September 2010 Archives
Monday September 27, 2010
A report from Afghanistan that Naheed Mustafa made for Dispatches won a Gold Medal at the New York Radio Awards on September 24.
Shovelling The Rain Away measures progress in Afghanistan toward the political, human rights and humanitarian goals of the allied mission there, leading up to the 2009 elections. Naheed found a glaring dilemma that remains today.
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- 'Yes to peace': Colombia, FARC rebels reach historic deal to end 5-decade war
- Colombia's government and its biggest rebel group announced a deal Wednesday evening for ending their country's half-century guerrilla war, one of the world's longest-running armed conflicts. The accord must still be ratified by voters in a plebiscite in order to take effect.
- CBC IN ITALY Rescue workers try to keep the faith as night falls in quake-ravaged Amatrice video
- CBC's Margaret Evans reports from Amatrice in central Italy, one of several towns devastated by Wednesday's earthquake.
- Syria, ISIS engaged in toxic gas attacks, UN investigation finds
- Syrian government troops were responsible for two toxic gas attacks and Islamic State militants used sulfur mustard gas, a joint investigation by the United Nations and the global chemical weapons watchdog found on Wednesday, according to a confidential report seen by Reuters.
- Analysis Biden assurance may ease tensions with Turkey — to a point
- U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden visited the Turkish capital Wednesday to "stand shoulder to shoulder" with Turkey. It was the highest-level visit of a Western official since the failed attempt to overthrow the government on July 15.
- 'It's a madhouse': 2 tornadoes wreak havoc in central Indiana
- At least two tornadoes struck cities in central Indiana on Wednesday, cutting off power to thousands of people, damaging homes and toppling a Starbucks.