Kashmir journalist wins AFP’s Kate Webb Prize
Part of: GS Prelims –Art & culture
Freelance reporter Ahmer Khan was named the winner of the 2019 Kate Webb Prize
For his coverage on the ground in India-controlled Kashmir during Delhi’s lockdown of the region
From Prelims Point of View:
- New Zealand-born Australian war correspondent
- Earned a reputation for fearless reporting throughout the Vietnam War
- She continued to report from global hotspots including Iraq during the Gulf War.