Kaveh Farrokh was among the WAALM Awardees of the Persian Golden Lioness Award who were cited in the BBC News Service’s Persian Section on November 5th, 2008. The BBC report states that:

Kaveh Farrokh…received the Best History Book Award for Shadows in the Desert“.


Below is a photograph of Farrokh being briefly interviewed by members of the London Press as were all WAALM Awardees (October 31, 2008) attending the event: