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Arwa Damon

April 20th, 2015

CNN Honored with Two Peabody Awards

CNN has been honored with two prestigious Peabody Awards. The judges commended CNN’s Coverage of the Kidnapped Nigerian School Girls […]

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September 29th, 2014

CNN Exclusive: ISIS fighter tells CNN “Strikes cannot stop us.”

In a CNN Exclusive, an ISIS fighter tells Arwa Damon (@arwaCNN) that U.S. airstrikes are not effective.

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June 9th, 2014

CNN’s Arwa Damon travels to remote islands of Lake Chad as search for missing Nigerian schoolgirls continues

CNN’s Arwa Damon (@arwacnn) travels to Niger and Lake Chad, an “area of interest” according to U.S. sources involved in […]

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May 19th, 2014

Inside Boko Haram: CNN’s Arwa Damon reports from Nigeria’s Borno State

CNN’s senior international correspondent Arwa Damon (@arwacnn) reports from Nigeria’s Borno State on her exclusive interview with two Boko Haram […]

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May 16th, 2014

CNN’s Arwa Damon wins 2014 Courage in Journalism Award

CNN’s senior international correspondent Arwa Damon has been named a recipient of the 2014 Courage in Journalism Award, it was […]

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