3 imprisoned Iranian female journalists win top UN prize

Demonstrators rally in 2022 at the National Mall in Washington to protest against the Iranian regime following the death of Mahsa Amini in the custody of the Islamic republic's notorious "morality police". (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations announced Tuesday night that its premier prize for press freedom has been awarded to three imprisoned Iranian female journalists “for their commitment to truth and accountability.”