UN honors Al Arabiya General Manager, along with 6 global figures
Sunday, 25 September 2016
The United Nations hosted a ceremony in which it honored the frontrunners of the international campaign to combat extremism on Sept. 22 at its headquarters in New York.
“Hero Awards” was presented to a wide range of women and men who were role models in leading the fight against violent extremism across the world.
Al Arabiya News Channel’s General Manager Turki Aldakhil was one of the honored alongside other international personalities due to his promotion of education and his history of promoting tolerance and fostering interfaith dialogue across the Arab region.