Christiane Amanpour wins Fourth Estate Award

CNN chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour will receive the National Press Club’s Fourth Estate Award. The award is given annually to an “individual who has achieved distinction for a lifetime of contributions to American journalism”,

“I have always believed this to be a noble profession, and I am passionate about reporting the incredible stories of our time, without fear or favor,” said Amanpour. “I respect our viewers’ right to know, and I am thrilled to receive this honor from the National Press Club.” link