Malala Yousafzai wins EU's Sakharov human rights prize
Pakistani schoolgirl and campaigner Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban, has won the EU's Sakharov human rights prize.
The 16-year-old activist was shot a year ago for campaigning for better rights for girls.
The Sakharov Prize for free speech is awarded by the European Parliament annually in memory of Soviet physicist and dissident Andrei Sakharov.
US whistleblower Edward Snowden had been a contender for the prize.
The 50,000 euro ($65,000) prize is considered Europe's top human rights award.
جایزه ساخاروف ۲۰۱۳ به ملاله یوسفزی رسید – سپیده دم
ملاله دختر پاکستانی است که به خاطر دفاعش از حق آموزش کودکان هدف ترور طالبان واقع شد، اما جان سالم به دربرد