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Sharmeen Obaid wins second Oscar award

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Sunday became the first Pakistani to win two Oscar awards.

Sharmeen won in the Best Documentary Short Subject for A Girl In The River in the 88th Academy awards. The documentary which sheds light on honour killings in Pakistan follows the story of a teenage girl shot in the face by her own family.

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