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Update: Al Jazeera English wins Amnesty award
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Al Jazeera English has taken the prize for International Television and Radio at Amnesty International's UK Media Awards.

The accolade was awarded to the Qatar-based broadcaster for a third time, this year for its documentary Shouting in the Dark which detailed the uprising and subsequent crackdown on Bahraini anti-government protesters.

Shouting in the Dark director May Ying Welsh went undercover in the island nation for three months last year to write and film the documentary. "Last year was a year of revolution across the Middle East, with significant media focus on uprisings in Egypt and Libya. Protests in Bahrain risked being forgotten when the government expelled all foreign media," she said. "We were determined to not let this happen and we continued to film undercover to show what was happening on the ground. We would like to thank Amnesty International for this recognition and accept it on behalf of everyone whose stories were featured in the film."

Director of programmes at Al Jazeera English Paul Eedle said of the win: "We commend May for her achievement tonight and are proud to call her a colleague. She is the embodiment of true journalism; striving to reveal the truth and expose injustice in the world despite great risks to her own personal safety."

The Amnesty International UK Media Awards are currently in their 21st year. Previous winners have included WikiLeaks for their coverage of extra-judicial killings in Kenya, and Britain's Channel 4 for their investigation of the 2004 siege of Fallujah in Iraq.
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