March 27th, 2013

CNN honored with Peabody Award for coverage of Syria

Today CNN was honored with a 72nd Annual George Foster Peabody Award for its coverage inside Syria and Homs in 2012. Recognizing excellence and meritorious work in journalism, the Peabodys described CNN’s coverage of Syria as “thorough, voluminous and well-contextualized.”

From the George Foster Peabody Awards:

CNN’s Coverage Inside Syria & Homs 2012 (CNN)
As political unrest in Syria disintegrated in civil war, CNN’s news teams provided unmatched eyewitness documentation, analysis and context.