Chair of the Rafto Prize Committee, Martin Paulsen, announced the Rafto Prize to Yanar Mohammed from their office in Bergen, Norway, September 29, 2016. The Rafto Prize awarded the Iraqi women's ... more 
Chair of the Rafto Prize Committee, Martin Paulsen, announced the Rafto Prize to Yanar Mohammed from their office in Bergen, Norway, September 29, 2016. The Rafto Prize awarded the Iraqi women's rights activist and head of the Organization of Women's Freedom in Iraq (OWFI) because of her untiring work for women and minority groups in the war-torn Iraq. NTB Scnapix/Marit Hommedal/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NORWAY OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN NORWAY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES less 
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