Amnesty International UK Media Awards 1995

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The Amnesty International UK Media Awards 1995 were awarded in five categories: National Print, Periodicals, Radio, Television Documentary and Television News. Two awards were given in the Television Documentary category.

The overall winner, and winner of the Television News category, was Sue Lloyd-Roberts, of BBC Breakfast, for her reporting on China's 'laogai' (labour camps). The awards were presented by Pierre Sané and hosted by Peter Snow.[1][1][2][3][4][5][6][7]


  1. ^ a b China Expose Wins Top AI Press Award. The Journal of the British Section of Amnesty International, Issues 59-86. The Section. 1993. p. 75. 
  2. ^ "Panorama: Rwanda programmes". Panorama (TV series). BBC. Archived from the original on 18 January 2013. Panorama reporter Fergal Keane travelled deep into rebel and government held territory in Rwanda during the genocide. He traced the causes of the slaughter, spoke to victims and confronted the Sylvestre Gacumbitsi, a Rwandan mayor who had been accused of orchestrating the slaughter of thousands of Tutsis in a village church. 
  3. ^ Editor Benson, Glenwyn Reporter Keane, Fergal (27 June 1994). "Panorama - Journey into Darkness". Panorama. Season 1994. BBC. Archived from the original on 19 January 2013. Report on the war in Rwanda 
  4. ^ Darren J. O'Byrne (2003). Human Rights: An Introduction. Longman. p. 189. ISBN 978-0-582-43824-8. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Dispatches: The Torture Trail - 1995 (Martyn Gregory Channel on YouTube). Martyn Gregory Channel: Martyn Gregory. Martyn Gregory goes undercover to pose as an arms dealer and uncovers evidence that implements of torture are easily available from British companies and the trade is openly conducted with the knowledge of the British government. First Broadcast on Channel 4 on 11 January 1995. 
  6. ^ Director GREGORY, Martyn Production Company TVF Producer GREGORY, Martyn (11 January 1995). "Dispatches – The Torture Trail". Dispatches. Channel 4. Archived from the original on 19 January 2013. 
  7. ^ Practising Videojournalism. Taylor & Francis. p. 40. ISBN 978-0-415-38665-4. 

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