Peace Award 
André Shepherd

"Thank you for this wonderful recognition"

Human Rights Award of Foundation PRO ASYL for U.S. AWOL soldier André Shepherd

(12.09.2015) Ladies and Gentlemen, thank you for this wonderful recognition. It warms my heart to see the steadfast solidarity for the struggles that we are currently facing. I want to take a moment and thank all of the organizations and individuals who have traveled with me on this journey.

Maikel Nabil Sanad - © Christopher Schwarzkopf

Imprisoned Egyptian blogger Maikel Nabil given 1st IFLRY Freedom Award

At the General Assembly of the International Federation of Liberal Youth (IFLRY) in Istanbul, Turkey, Maikel Nabil was given the first IFLRY Freedom Award for his firm commitment to freedom. 

André Shepherd

Prize "Peace through Conviction" for U.S. AWOL soldier

Prizewinner said thanks

(07.02.2009) U.S. Army AWOL soldier André Shepherd got the Munich American Peace Committee peace prize at February 7, 2009. The committee is a U.S.-peace group based in Munich, Germany. With following words André Shepherd said thanks.

André Shepherd

U.S. AWOL soldier André Shepherd receives peace prize

No decision yet in German asylum process

(04.02.2009) U.S. Army AWOL soldier André Shepherd will receive the Munich American Peace Committee peace prize this Saturday, February 7. The committee is a U.S.-peace group based in Munich, Germany. "We award this prize to André Shepherd because of his courageous and dedicated refusal of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, despite the grave punishment he could face," said MAPC member Richard Forward. The Federal Office for Migration has not yet issued a decision, which could take several more months.