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<p>Winner, News category, single picture, Polish BZ WBK Press Foto 2008

A young man with an arrow in his head arrives at hospital following ethnic clashes in the town of Nakuru in the Rift Valley area January 26, 2008.  REUTERS/Peter Andrews </p>

Winner, News category, single picture, Polish BZ WBK Press Foto 2008 A young man with an arrow in his head arrives at hospital following ethnic clashes in the town of Nakuru in the Rift Valley area January 26, 2008. REUTERS/Peter Andrews

Winner, News category, single picture, Polish BZ WBK Press Foto 2008 A young man with an arrow in his head arrives at hospital following ethnic clashes in the town of Nakuru in the Rift Valley area January 26, 2008. REUTERS/Peter Andrews

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<p>Second prize, competition organized locally by the International Red cross and Palestinian Red Crescent

A wounded Palestinian paramedic speaks on the radio next to his wounded colleague during clashes at Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus February 23, 2006. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini</p>

Second prize, competition organized locally by the International Red cross and Palestinian Red Crescent A wounded Palestinian paramedic speaks on the radio next to his wounded colleague during clashes at Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of...more

Second prize, competition organized locally by the International Red cross and Palestinian Red Crescent A wounded Palestinian paramedic speaks on the radio next to his wounded colleague during clashes at Balata refugee camp in the West Bank city of Nablus February 23, 2006. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini

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<p>Winner, photo competition organized by the Iraqi Al-Mada Establishment for Media, Culture and Arts in Baghdad

A Palestinian woman embraces the trunk of an olive tree after it was destroyed as an Israeli troop looks on in the West Bank village of Salem, near Nablus November 27, 2005. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini </p>

Winner, photo competition organized by the Iraqi Al-Mada Establishment for Media, Culture and Arts in Baghdad A Palestinian woman embraces the trunk of an olive tree after it was destroyed as an Israeli troop looks on in the West Bank village of...more

Winner, photo competition organized by the Iraqi Al-Mada Establishment for Media, Culture and Arts in Baghdad A Palestinian woman embraces the trunk of an olive tree after it was destroyed as an Israeli troop looks on in the West Bank village of Salem, near Nablus November 27, 2005. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini

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<p>Winner, 2008 Carlsberg FA Cup Photo Competition

Barnsley's Luke Steele (C) celebrates with fans after their FA Cup quarter-final soccer match against Chelsea at Oakwell in Barnsley, northern England, March 8, 2008. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (</p>

Winner, 2008 Carlsberg FA Cup Photo Competition Barnsley's Luke Steele (C) celebrates with fans after their FA Cup quarter-final soccer match against Chelsea at Oakwell in Barnsley, northern England, March 8, 2008. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (

Winner, 2008 Carlsberg FA Cup Photo Competition Barnsley's Luke Steele (C) celebrates with fans after their FA Cup quarter-final soccer match against Chelsea at Oakwell in Barnsley, northern England, March 8, 2008. REUTERS/Nigel Roddis (

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<p>Second place, NPPA, sports category

France's Fulgence Ouedraogo (L) and Benoit Lecouls (R) prepare to join a scrum against Australia during their international rugby test match in Sydney June 28, 2008. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne </p>

Second place, NPPA, sports category France's Fulgence Ouedraogo (L) and Benoit Lecouls (R) prepare to join a scrum against Australia during their international rugby test match in Sydney June 28, 2008. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne

Second place, NPPA, sports category France's Fulgence Ouedraogo (L) and Benoit Lecouls (R) prepare to join a scrum against Australia during their international rugby test match in Sydney June 28, 2008. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne

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<p>Winner, News category, reportage, Polish BZ WBK Press Foto 2008

Two planes from the Zelazny aerobatics team crash at the Radom Air Show at an airport in Radom, about 100 km (62 miles) from Warsaw, Poland, September 1, 2007.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel </p>

Winner, News category, reportage, Polish BZ WBK Press Foto 2008 Two planes from the Zelazny aerobatics team crash at the Radom Air Show at an airport in Radom, about 100 km (62 miles) from Warsaw, Poland, September 1, 2007. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel more

Winner, News category, reportage, Polish BZ WBK Press Foto 2008 Two planes from the Zelazny aerobatics team crash at the Radom Air Show at an airport in Radom, about 100 km (62 miles) from Warsaw, Poland, September 1, 2007. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

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<p>Finalist, Sports Action, The Press Photographer's Year 2008

Michael Gbenga (L) of Ghana punches Britain's Dean Francis (R) during their Commonwealth light heavyweight title boxing match in Bolton, northern England, December 8, 2007. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Finalist, Sports Action, The Press Photographer's Year 2008 Michael Gbenga (L) of Ghana punches Britain's Dean Francis (R) during their Commonwealth light heavyweight title boxing match in Bolton, northern England, December 8, 2007. REUTERS/Phil...more

Finalist, Sports Action, The Press Photographer's Year 2008 Michael Gbenga (L) of Ghana punches Britain's Dean Francis (R) during their Commonwealth light heavyweight title boxing match in Bolton, northern England, December 8, 2007. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Finalist, Sports Action, The Press Photographer's Year 2008

Manchester United's Nani (top) celebrates after scoring during their English Premier League soccer match against Tottenham Hotspur in Manchester, northern England, August 26, 2007. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Finalist, Sports Action, The Press Photographer's Year 2008 Manchester United's Nani (top) celebrates after scoring during their English Premier League soccer match against Tottenham Hotspur in Manchester, northern England, August 26, 2007....more

Finalist, Sports Action, The Press Photographer's Year 2008 Manchester United's Nani (top) celebrates after scoring during their English Premier League soccer match against Tottenham Hotspur in Manchester, northern England, August 26, 2007. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>First Prize, Sports Features, The Press Photographer's Year 2008

A competitor runs through fire during the Tough Guy event in Perton, central England, January 27, 2008. REUTERS/Darren Staples </p>

First Prize, Sports Features, The Press Photographer's Year 2008 A competitor runs through fire during the Tough Guy event in Perton, central England, January 27, 2008. REUTERS/Darren Staples

First Prize, Sports Features, The Press Photographer's Year 2008 A competitor runs through fire during the Tough Guy event in Perton, central England, January 27, 2008. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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<p>A Romanian Orthodox priest blesses horses and passengers in a cart in Rovine, 100km (62 miles) north-east of Bucharest, on Epiphany Day January 6, 2007. Villagers from Rovine and surroundings bless their horses on Epiphany, seen in Romania as the end of Christmas season festivities. REUTERS/Mihai Barbu </p>

A Romanian Orthodox priest blesses horses and passengers in a cart in Rovine, 100km (62 miles) north-east of Bucharest, on Epiphany Day January 6, 2007. Villagers from Rovine and surroundings bless their horses on Epiphany, seen in Romania as the end...more

A Romanian Orthodox priest blesses horses and passengers in a cart in Rovine, 100km (62 miles) north-east of Bucharest, on Epiphany Day January 6, 2007. Villagers from Rovine and surroundings bless their horses on Epiphany, seen in Romania as the end of Christmas season festivities. REUTERS/Mihai Barbu

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<p>A firefighter gestures to his colleagues while trying to put out a fire at a building under construction in Bucharest June 8, 2007. REUTERS/Mihai Barbu </p>

A firefighter gestures to his colleagues while trying to put out a fire at a building under construction in Bucharest June 8, 2007. REUTERS/Mihai Barbu

A firefighter gestures to his colleagues while trying to put out a fire at a building under construction in Bucharest June 8, 2007. REUTERS/Mihai Barbu

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<p>Special Award from the South East European Media Organization, BETA news agency

A Kosovo Serb priest walks with a U.N. policeman through a demolished church at a graveyard in the ethnically divided Kosovo town of Mitrovica March 1, 2008. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Special Award from the South East European Media Organization, BETA news agency A Kosovo Serb priest walks with a U.N. policeman through a demolished church at a graveyard in the ethnically divided Kosovo town of Mitrovica March 1, 2008....more

Special Award from the South East European Media Organization, BETA news agency A Kosovo Serb priest walks with a U.N. policeman through a demolished church at a graveyard in the ethnically divided Kosovo town of Mitrovica March 1, 2008. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Second prize, BETA news agency Photograph of the Year

Serb protesters clash with French NATO peacekeeping troops in the ethnically divided city of Mitrovica March 17, 2008. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Second prize, BETA news agency Photograph of the Year Serb protesters clash with French NATO peacekeeping troops in the ethnically divided city of Mitrovica March 17, 2008. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Second prize, BETA news agency Photograph of the Year Serb protesters clash with French NATO peacekeeping troops in the ethnically divided city of Mitrovica March 17, 2008. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Winner, PDN Annual Sports section

Dan Kalbfleisch (far side) prepares to face a competitor at the U.S. Sumo Open in Los Angeles, April 7, 2007. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson </p>

Winner, PDN Annual Sports section Dan Kalbfleisch (far side) prepares to face a competitor at the U.S. Sumo Open in Los Angeles, April 7, 2007. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Winner, PDN Annual Sports section Dan Kalbfleisch (far side) prepares to face a competitor at the U.S. Sumo Open in Los Angeles, April 7, 2007. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

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<p>Winner, Multimedia Photo/Video section, New York Photo Awards for Bearing Witness www.reuters.com/iraq produced by Ayperi Karabuda Ecer and Jassim Ahmad in collaboration with Media Storm

U.S. Marine Corp Assaultman Kirk Dalrymple watches as a statue of Iraq's President Saddam Hussein falls in central Baghdad April 9, 2003.  REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic </p>

Winner, Multimedia Photo/Video section, New York Photo Awards for Bearing Witness www.reuters.com/iraq produced by Ayperi Karabuda Ecer and Jassim Ahmad in collaboration with Media Storm U.S. Marine Corp Assaultman Kirk Dalrymple watches as a statue...more

Winner, Multimedia Photo/Video section, New York Photo Awards for Bearing Witness www.reuters.com/iraq produced by Ayperi Karabuda Ecer and Jassim Ahmad in collaboration with Media Storm U.S. Marine Corp Assaultman Kirk Dalrymple watches as a statue of Iraq's President Saddam Hussein falls in central Baghdad April 9, 2003. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

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<p>Winner, Editorial Singles, New York Photo Awards

A Hamas fighter takes position inside a scanning machine in the customs hall of the Rafah crossing border, between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip, after they captured it, June 15, 2007. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa </p>

Winner, Editorial Singles, New York Photo Awards A Hamas fighter takes position inside a scanning machine in the customs hall of the Rafah crossing border, between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip, after they captured it, June 15, 2007....more

Winner, Editorial Singles, New York Photo Awards A Hamas fighter takes position inside a scanning machine in the customs hall of the Rafah crossing border, between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip, after they captured it, June 15, 2007. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

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<p>Runner-up, 2008 OSCE photo contest

Armed Forces of Malta marines toss bottles of water to a group of around 180 illegal immigrants as a rescue operation gets underway after their vessel ran into engine trouble, some 30km (19 miles) southwest of Malta September 25, 2005.  REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi</p>

Runner-up, 2008 OSCE photo contest Armed Forces of Malta marines toss bottles of water to a group of around 180 illegal immigrants as a rescue operation gets underway after their vessel ran into engine trouble, some 30km (19 miles) southwest of...more

Runner-up, 2008 OSCE photo contest Armed Forces of Malta marines toss bottles of water to a group of around 180 illegal immigrants as a rescue operation gets underway after their vessel ran into engine trouble, some 30km (19 miles) southwest of Malta September 25, 2005. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

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<p>Runner-up, 2008 OSCE photo contest 

A man clings to the top of a vehicle before being rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard from the flooded streets of New Orleans, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, in Louisiana September 4, 2005.  REUTERS/Robert Galbraith </p>

Runner-up, 2008 OSCE photo contest A man clings to the top of a vehicle before being rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard from the flooded streets of New Orleans, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, in Louisiana September 4, 2005. REUTERS/Robert...more

Runner-up, 2008 OSCE photo contest A man clings to the top of a vehicle before being rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard from the flooded streets of New Orleans, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, in Louisiana September 4, 2005. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

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<p>Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match between Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic and Australia's Lleyton Hewitt in Belgrade September 21, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match between Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic and Australia's Lleyton Hewitt in...more

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match between Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic and Australia's Lleyton Hewitt in Belgrade September 21, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007

Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Nenad Zimonjic (not seen) celebrate their victory over Australia's Lleyton Hewitt and Paul Hanley after their Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match in Belgrade September 22, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Nenad Zimonjic (not seen) celebrate their victory over Australia's Lleyton Hewitt and Paul Hanley after their Davis Cup World...more

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Nenad Zimonjic (not seen) celebrate their victory over Australia's Lleyton Hewitt and Paul Hanley after their Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match in Belgrade September 22, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007

Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Nenad Zimonjic (not seen) celebrate their victory over Australia's Lleyton Hewitt and Paul Hanley after their Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match in Belgrade September 22, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Nenad Zimonjic (not seen) celebrate their victory over Australia's Lleyton Hewitt and Paul Hanley after their Davis Cup World...more

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Nenad Zimonjic (not seen) celebrate their victory over Australia's Lleyton Hewitt and Paul Hanley after their Davis Cup World Group Play-off tennis match in Belgrade September 22, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his Davis Cup World group play-off tennis match against Australia's Peter Luczak in Belgrade September 21, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his Davis Cup World group play-off tennis match against Australia's Peter Luczak in Belgrade September 21, 2007....more

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his Davis Cup World group play-off tennis match against Australia's Peter Luczak in Belgrade September 21, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his Davis Cup World group play-off tennis match against Australia's Peter Luczak in Belgrade September 21, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica </p>

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his Davis Cup World group play-off tennis match against Australia's Peter Luczak in Belgrade September 21, 2007....more

Third prize, sports reportage, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts during his Davis Cup World group play-off tennis match against Australia's Peter Luczak in Belgrade September 21, 2007. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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<p>First Prize, Sports action singles, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007

Russia's Ruslan Kishmakhov (in blue) competes against Armenia's Hovhann Davtyan during their men's under 60 kg final matchup, at the European Judo Championship in Belgrade April 6, 2007. REUTERS/Ivan Milutinovic </p>

First Prize, Sports action singles, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Russia's Ruslan Kishmakhov (in blue) competes against Armenia's Hovhann Davtyan during their men's under 60 kg final matchup, at the European Judo...more

First Prize, Sports action singles, Serbia's annual photo contest for the best sports photo in 2007 Russia's Ruslan Kishmakhov (in blue) competes against Armenia's Hovhann Davtyan during their men's under 60 kg final matchup, at the European Judo Championship in Belgrade April 6, 2007. REUTERS/Ivan Milutinovic

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<p>First place, Spot News category, Pictures of the Year International

An Iraqi man holds the body of a boy after a car bomb explosion at a market in the neighbourhood known as New Baghdad, southeast of Baghdad, February 18, 2007.  REUTERS/Carlos Barria </p>

First place, Spot News category, Pictures of the Year International An Iraqi man holds the body of a boy after a car bomb explosion at a market in the neighbourhood known as New Baghdad, southeast of Baghdad, February 18, 2007. REUTERS/Carlos...more

First place, Spot News category, Pictures of the Year International An Iraqi man holds the body of a boy after a car bomb explosion at a market in the neighbourhood known as New Baghdad, southeast of Baghdad, February 18, 2007. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Pulitzer Prize and 2nd place, Pictures of the Year International

Kenji Nagai of APF tries to take photographs as he lies injured after police and military officials fired upon and then charged at protesters in Yangon's city centre September 27, 2007. Nagai, 50, a Japanese video journalist, was shot by soldiers as they fired to disperse the crowd. Nagai later died. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Pulitzer Prize and 2nd place, Pictures of the Year International Kenji Nagai of APF tries to take photographs as he lies injured after police and military officials fired upon and then charged at protesters in Yangon's city centre September 27,...more

Pulitzer Prize and 2nd place, Pictures of the Year International Kenji Nagai of APF tries to take photographs as he lies injured after police and military officials fired upon and then charged at protesters in Yangon's city centre September 27, 2007. Nagai, 50, a Japanese video journalist, was shot by soldiers as they fired to disperse the crowd. Nagai later died. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

Relatives, friends and colleagues carry the coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting with Islamic militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon, June 12, 2007.  REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives, friends and colleagues carry the coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting with Islamic militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives, friends and colleagues carry the coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting with Islamic militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon, June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

Relatives, friends and colleagues carry the coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari who was killed during fighting with Islamic militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon, June 12, 2007.  REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives, friends and colleagues carry the coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari who was killed during fighting with Islamic militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives, friends and colleagues carry the coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari who was killed during fighting with Islamic militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon, June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

Relatives mourn the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007.  REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives mourn the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives mourn the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

Relatives and friends mourn the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon, June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives and friends mourn the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives and friends mourn the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Boulos Ma'Amari, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, in Sheikh Mohamad, northern Lebanon, June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

The coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, is carried into his house in Halba, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 The coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, is carried...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 The coffin of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, is carried into his house in Halba, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

Relatives grief over the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, as his coffin is placed in the hall in Halba, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007.  REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives grief over the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives grief over the death of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, as his coffin is placed in the hall in Halba, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007

Relatives and the mother (R) of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, mourn his death in Halba, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007.  REUTERS/Jerry Lampen </p>

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives and the mother (R) of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared...more

First prize, foreign news category, Silver Camera 2007 Relatives and the mother (R) of Lebanese Red Cross worker Haitham Slaiman, who was killed during fighting between the Lebanese army and Islamist militants in the Palestinian Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, mourn his death in Halba, northern Lebanon June 12, 2007. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

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<p>First prize, Presidential, WHNPA AWARDS 2008

President George W. Bush leaves the Oval Office on his way to Marine One at the White House in Washington, January 30, 2007.  REUTERS/Jason Reed </p>

First prize, Presidential, WHNPA AWARDS 2008 President George W. Bush leaves the Oval Office on his way to Marine One at the White House in Washington, January 30, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed

First prize, Presidential, WHNPA AWARDS 2008 President George W. Bush leaves the Oval Office on his way to Marine One at the White House in Washington, January 30, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed

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<p>Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo

A man sits tied to a lamppost after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City, Mexico, October 18, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar </p>

Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo A man sits tied to a lamppost after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in...more

Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo A man sits tied to a lamppost after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City, Mexico, October 18, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar

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<p>Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo

Policeman Jose Manuel Dominguez is tied to a lamp post after being apprehended by neighbors and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 24, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar </p>

Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo Policeman Jose Manuel Dominguez is tied to a lamp post after being apprehended by neighbors and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 24, 2006....more

Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo Policeman Jose Manuel Dominguez is tied to a lamp post after being apprehended by neighbors and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 24, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar

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<p>Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo

A man stands against a lamppost he was tied to after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 18, 2006. The sign reads "Because I'm a rat". REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar </p>

Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo A man stands against a lamppost he was tied to after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of...more

Honorable mention, Luis Valtuena International Humanitarian Photography Award, Medicos del Mundo A man stands against a lamppost he was tied to after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 18, 2006. The sign reads "Because I'm a rat". REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar

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<p>Honorable mention, UNICEF Photo of the Year

Lopez Vidal (R), 10, who is afflicted by polio and is also deaf, tries to avoid bedtime, as does his friend, Aron Masahuka, 7, who has polio and autism, inside the International Polio Victim Response Committee (IPVRC) compound in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa, November 22, 2006.  REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly </p>

Honorable mention, UNICEF Photo of the Year Lopez Vidal (R), 10, who is afflicted by polio and is also deaf, tries to avoid bedtime, as does his friend, Aron Masahuka, 7, who has polio and autism, inside the International Polio Victim Response...more

Honorable mention, UNICEF Photo of the Year Lopez Vidal (R), 10, who is afflicted by polio and is also deaf, tries to avoid bedtime, as does his friend, Aron Masahuka, 7, who has polio and autism, inside the International Polio Victim Response Committee (IPVRC) compound in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa, November 22, 2006. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

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<p>Honorable mention, UNICEF Photo of the Year

Boys hang on a bar for five minutes as part of a training session at the Gymnastics Hall of the Shanghai University of Sports August 7, 2007. REUTERS/Nir Elias </p>

Honorable mention, UNICEF Photo of the Year Boys hang on a bar for five minutes as part of a training session at the Gymnastics Hall of the Shanghai University of Sports August 7, 2007. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Honorable mention, UNICEF Photo of the Year Boys hang on a bar for five minutes as part of a training session at the Gymnastics Hall of the Shanghai University of Sports August 7, 2007. REUTERS/Nir Elias

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<p>First Prize, Press Photography, Malta Journalism Awards

An immigrant from the Darfur region of Sudan sleeps outside a tent at a makeshift centre for recently released illegal immigrants in Hal Far, outside Valletta, May 12, 2006. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi </p>

First Prize, Press Photography, Malta Journalism Awards An immigrant from the Darfur region of Sudan sleeps outside a tent at a makeshift centre for recently released illegal immigrants in Hal Far, outside Valletta, May 12, 2006. REUTERS/Darrin...more

First Prize, Press Photography, Malta Journalism Awards An immigrant from the Darfur region of Sudan sleeps outside a tent at a makeshift centre for recently released illegal immigrants in Hal Far, outside Valletta, May 12, 2006. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

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<p>Honorable Mention, Sport, Professional Category, 2nd Annual Photgraphy Masters Cup

Competitors ski past a lake during the women's 4x6 km biathlon relay event at the Torino 2006 Winter Olympic Games in San Sicario, Italy, February 23, 2006. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito</p>

Honorable Mention, Sport, Professional Category, 2nd Annual Photgraphy Masters Cup Competitors ski past a lake during the women's 4x6 km biathlon relay event at the Torino 2006 Winter Olympic Games in San Sicario, Italy, February 23, 2006....more

Honorable Mention, Sport, Professional Category, 2nd Annual Photgraphy Masters Cup Competitors ski past a lake during the women's 4x6 km biathlon relay event at the Torino 2006 Winter Olympic Games in San Sicario, Italy, February 23, 2006. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito

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<p>Honorable Mention, Sports Photojournalist of the Year, The Best of Photojournalism 2007

Michigan defensive back Jashaad Gaines (29) keeps Notre Dame wide receiver David Grimes from making a catch during the first quarter of their college football game in South Bend, Indiana, September 16, 2006. REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Honorable Mention, Sports Photojournalist of the Year, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 Michigan defensive back Jashaad Gaines (29) keeps Notre Dame wide receiver David Grimes from making a catch during the first quarter of their college football...more

Honorable Mention, Sports Photojournalist of the Year, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 Michigan defensive back Jashaad Gaines (29) keeps Notre Dame wide receiver David Grimes from making a catch during the first quarter of their college football game in South Bend, Indiana, September 16, 2006. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>First Prize, Photography, Series, Premio Nacional de Periodismo 2006

Federal police officers stand amidst tear gas during an operation outside Oaxaca University in Oaxaca City November 2, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar </p>

First Prize, Photography, Series, Premio Nacional de Periodismo 2006 Federal police officers stand amidst tear gas during an operation outside Oaxaca University in Oaxaca City November 2, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar

First Prize, Photography, Series, Premio Nacional de Periodismo 2006 Federal police officers stand amidst tear gas during an operation outside Oaxaca University in Oaxaca City November 2, 2006. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar

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<p>2nd Prize, Portraits, Local Testimony - Israeli Photojournalism

Israeli Labour party leader Amir Peretz visits the Jewish settlement of Shima, south of the West Bank city of Hebron, February 26, 2006. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun</p>

2nd Prize, Portraits, Local Testimony - Israeli Photojournalism Israeli Labour party leader Amir Peretz visits the Jewish settlement of Shima, south of the West Bank city of Hebron, February 26, 2006. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

2nd Prize, Portraits, Local Testimony - Israeli Photojournalism Israeli Labour party leader Amir Peretz visits the Jewish settlement of Shima, south of the West Bank city of Hebron, February 26, 2006. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

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<p>Prize, Series, 2007 OSCE Photo Contest

Children run past ruined ships abandoned in sand that once formed the bed of the Aral Sea near the village of Zhalanash, in south western Kazakhstan, April 17, 2005. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov</p>

Prize, Series, 2007 OSCE Photo Contest Children run past ruined ships abandoned in sand that once formed the bed of the Aral Sea near the village of Zhalanash, in south western Kazakhstan, April 17, 2005. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

Prize, Series, 2007 OSCE Photo Contest Children run past ruined ships abandoned in sand that once formed the bed of the Aral Sea near the village of Zhalanash, in south western Kazakhstan, April 17, 2005. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

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<p>2nd Prize, Daily Life, Singles,3rd China International Press Photo Contest

A Haitian woman crosses a street of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, February 1, 2006.  REUTERS/Carlos Barria</p>

2nd Prize, Daily Life, Singles,3rd China International Press Photo Contest A Haitian woman crosses a street of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, February 1, 2006. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

2nd Prize, Daily Life, Singles,3rd China International Press Photo Contest A Haitian woman crosses a street of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, February 1, 2006. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Tancsics Mihaly Award, Chamber of the Hungarian Photoreporters and Association of Hungarian Journalists

Hungarian world champion swimmer Laszlo Cseh swims during his training session for the upcoming 12th FINA World Championship in Budapest February 14, 2007. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh </p>

Tancsics Mihaly Award, Chamber of the Hungarian Photoreporters and Association of Hungarian Journalists Hungarian world champion swimmer Laszlo Cseh swims during his training session for the upcoming 12th FINA World Championship in Budapest February...more

Tancsics Mihaly Award, Chamber of the Hungarian Photoreporters and Association of Hungarian Journalists Hungarian world champion swimmer Laszlo Cseh swims during his training session for the upcoming 12th FINA World Championship in Budapest February 14, 2007. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

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<p>3rd Prize, Magazine Feature Picture, Pictures of the Year International

Cubans stand inside a bus in Havana December 1, 2006. REUTERS/Carlos Barria </p>

3rd Prize, Magazine Feature Picture, Pictures of the Year International Cubans stand inside a bus in Havana December 1, 2006. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

3rd Prize, Magazine Feature Picture, Pictures of the Year International Cubans stand inside a bus in Havana December 1, 2006. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>3rd Prize, General News Singles, World Press Photo 2007

A man stands against a lamppost he was tied to after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 18, 2006. The sign reads "Because I'm a rat". REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar </p>

3rd Prize, General News Singles, World Press Photo 2007 A man stands against a lamppost he was tied to after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 18, 2006....more

3rd Prize, General News Singles, World Press Photo 2007 A man stands against a lamppost he was tied to after being apprehended by members of the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) and accused of burglary in Oaxaca City October 18, 2006. The sign reads "Because I'm a rat". REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar

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<p>1st Prize, Sports Action Singles, World Press Photo 2007

Romania's Dorin Razvan Selariu (R) competes in the rings event as Switzerland's Niki Boeschenstein competes in the floor event during the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Aarhus, Denmark October 14, 2006. REUTERS/Max Rossi </p>

1st Prize, Sports Action Singles, World Press Photo 2007 Romania's Dorin Razvan Selariu (R) competes in the rings event as Switzerland's Niki Boeschenstein competes in the floor event during the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Aarhus,...more

1st Prize, Sports Action Singles, World Press Photo 2007 Romania's Dorin Razvan Selariu (R) competes in the rings event as Switzerland's Niki Boeschenstein competes in the floor event during the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Aarhus, Denmark October 14, 2006. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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<p>3rd Prize, Georges Bendrihem Prize

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah listen to the national anthems during a welcome ceremony in Berlin September 7, 2006. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz </p>

3rd Prize, Georges Bendrihem Prize German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah listen to the national anthems during a welcome ceremony in Berlin September 7, 2006. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz more

3rd Prize, Georges Bendrihem Prize German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and Kuwait's Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah listen to the national anthems during a welcome ceremony in Berlin September 7, 2006. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

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<p>1st Prize, The Art of Entertainment, The Best of Photojournalism 2007

Dancers from the Nederlands Dans Theater 1 take part in a dress rehearsals for their forthcoming Edinburgh International Festival performances at the Edinburgh Playhouse,Scotland August 31, 2006. REUTERS/David Moir </p>

1st Prize, The Art of Entertainment, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 Dancers from the Nederlands Dans Theater 1 take part in a dress rehearsals for their forthcoming Edinburgh International Festival performances at the Edinburgh Playhouse,Scotland...more

1st Prize, The Art of Entertainment, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 Dancers from the Nederlands Dans Theater 1 take part in a dress rehearsals for their forthcoming Edinburgh International Festival performances at the Edinburgh Playhouse,Scotland August 31, 2006. REUTERS/David Moir

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<p>1st Prize, Photojournalism Series, PX3 Prix de le Photographie Paris and Winner, Photo Story Press Award

Polio victims Aron Mahuka (L), 8, Singi Ndombasi (C), 4, and Prefina Nzuzi, 5, await therapy at the International Polio Victim Response Committe (IPVRC) compound in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa July 31, 2006. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly </p>

1st Prize, Photojournalism Series, PX3 Prix de le Photographie Paris and Winner, Photo Story Press Award Polio victims Aron Mahuka (L), 8, Singi Ndombasi (C), 4, and Prefina Nzuzi, 5, await therapy at the International Polio Victim Response Committe...more

1st Prize, Photojournalism Series, PX3 Prix de le Photographie Paris and Winner, Photo Story Press Award Polio victims Aron Mahuka (L), 8, Singi Ndombasi (C), 4, and Prefina Nzuzi, 5, await therapy at the International Polio Victim Response Committe (IPVRC) compound in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa July 31, 2006. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly

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<p>3rd Prize, Human Conflict, Pictures of the Year International

Iraqi civilians burn moments after a car bomb attack along a road in Baghdad June 14, 2006. REUTERS/Ceerwan Aziz </p>

3rd Prize, Human Conflict, Pictures of the Year International Iraqi civilians burn moments after a car bomb attack along a road in Baghdad June 14, 2006. REUTERS/Ceerwan Aziz

3rd Prize, Human Conflict, Pictures of the Year International Iraqi civilians burn moments after a car bomb attack along a road in Baghdad June 14, 2006. REUTERS/Ceerwan Aziz

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<p>2nd Prize, Sports Feature, The Eyes of History 2007, WHPPA

Andre Agassi of the U.S. blows a kiss to the crowd after his loss against Germany's Benjamin Becker at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 3, 2006. Agassi was playing in his last U.S. Open. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque </p>

2nd Prize, Sports Feature, The Eyes of History 2007, WHPPA Andre Agassi of the U.S. blows a kiss to the crowd after his loss against Germany's Benjamin Becker at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 3, 2006. Agassi was playing in...more

2nd Prize, Sports Feature, The Eyes of History 2007, WHPPA Andre Agassi of the U.S. blows a kiss to the crowd after his loss against Germany's Benjamin Becker at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, September 3, 2006. Agassi was playing in his last U.S. Open. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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<p>2nd Prize, Topical News, Singles, 3rd China International Press Photo Contest

A Nepali riot policeman runs away from pro-democracy activists after they were fired upon with tear gas for defying a curfew in Nepal's capital Kathmandu April 22, 2006.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif</p>

2nd Prize, Topical News, Singles, 3rd China International Press Photo Contest A Nepali riot policeman runs away from pro-democracy activists after they were fired upon with tear gas for defying a curfew in Nepal's capital Kathmandu April 22, 2006. ...more

2nd Prize, Topical News, Singles, 3rd China International Press Photo Contest A Nepali riot policeman runs away from pro-democracy activists after they were fired upon with tear gas for defying a curfew in Nepal's capital Kathmandu April 22, 2006. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>2nd Prize, Individual Sporting Competition, The Best of Photojournalism 2007

Spanish matador Miguel Abellan performs a pass as a bull does a somersault after getting its horns stuck in the sand during a bullfight in The Maestranza bull-ring in Seville April 29, 2006. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo </p>

2nd Prize, Individual Sporting Competition, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 Spanish matador Miguel Abellan performs a pass as a bull does a somersault after getting its horns stuck in the sand during a bullfight in The Maestranza bull-ring in...more

2nd Prize, Individual Sporting Competition, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 Spanish matador Miguel Abellan performs a pass as a bull does a somersault after getting its horns stuck in the sand during a bullfight in The Maestranza bull-ring in Seville April 29, 2006. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

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<p>2nd Prize, International News Picture Story, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 and 3rd Prize, News Series, Local Testimony Israeli Photojournalism

An Israeli soldier rests next to army 155 mm mobile artillery pieces at a position on the frontier in Zaura July 15, 2006. REUTERS/Yonathan Weitzman </p>

2nd Prize, International News Picture Story, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 and 3rd Prize, News Series, Local Testimony Israeli Photojournalism An Israeli soldier rests next to army 155 mm mobile artillery pieces at a position on the frontier in...more

2nd Prize, International News Picture Story, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 and 3rd Prize, News Series, Local Testimony Israeli Photojournalism An Israeli soldier rests next to army 155 mm mobile artillery pieces at a position on the frontier in Zaura July 15, 2006. REUTERS/Yonathan Weitzman

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<p>2nd Prize R&uuml;ckblende 2006 Contest

A municipal employee with protective clothes is surrounded by by the media as he pulls a dead swan from the ice at the 'Wittower Faehre' on the Baltic island of Ruegen February 16, 2006.  REUTERS/Christian Charisius</p>

2nd Prize Rückblende 2006 Contest A municipal employee with protective clothes is surrounded by by the media as he pulls a dead swan from the ice at the 'Wittower Faehre' on the Baltic island of Ruegen February 16, 2006. REUTERS/Christian...more

2nd Prize Rückblende 2006 Contest A municipal employee with protective clothes is surrounded by by the media as he pulls a dead swan from the ice at the 'Wittower Faehre' on the Baltic island of Ruegen February 16, 2006. REUTERS/Christian Charisius

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<p>2nd Prize, Presidential, The Eyes of History 2007, WHPPA

President George W. Bush reaches out to greet soldiers during his Independence Day visit to Fort Bragg in North Carolina July 4, 2006. REUTERS/Jason Reed </p>

2nd Prize, Presidential, The Eyes of History 2007, WHPPA President George W. Bush reaches out to greet soldiers during his Independence Day visit to Fort Bragg in North Carolina July 4, 2006. REUTERS/Jason Reed

2nd Prize, Presidential, The Eyes of History 2007, WHPPA President George W. Bush reaches out to greet soldiers during his Independence Day visit to Fort Bragg in North Carolina July 4, 2006. REUTERS/Jason Reed

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<p>1st Prize, Sports Action Stories, World Press Photo 2007

Italy's Marco Materazzi falls on the pitch after being head-butted by France's Zinedine Zidane (R) during their World Cup 2006 final soccer match in Berlin July 9, 2006.  REUTERS/Peter Schols/GPD/Handout</p>

1st Prize, Sports Action Stories, World Press Photo 2007 Italy's Marco Materazzi falls on the pitch after being head-butted by France's Zinedine Zidane (R) during their World Cup 2006 final soccer match in Berlin July 9, 2006. REUTERS/Peter...more

1st Prize, Sports Action Stories, World Press Photo 2007 Italy's Marco Materazzi falls on the pitch after being head-butted by France's Zinedine Zidane (R) during their World Cup 2006 final soccer match in Berlin July 9, 2006. REUTERS/Peter Schols/GPD/Handout

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<p>Picture of the Year, Lead Awards 2007

A would-be immigrant crawls after his arrival on a makeshift boat on the Gran Tarajal beach in Spain's Canary Island, May 5, 2006. REUTERS/Juan Medina</p>

Picture of the Year, Lead Awards 2007 A would-be immigrant crawls after his arrival on a makeshift boat on the Gran Tarajal beach in Spain's Canary Island, May 5, 2006. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Picture of the Year, Lead Awards 2007 A would-be immigrant crawls after his arrival on a makeshift boat on the Gran Tarajal beach in Spain's Canary Island, May 5, 2006. REUTERS/Juan Medina

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<p>1st Prize, Spot News Singles, World Press Photo 2007 and Honorable Mention, International News, The Best of Photojournalism 2007

A man rinses soot from his face at the scene of a gas pipeline explosion near Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos December 26, 2006. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye </p>

1st Prize, Spot News Singles, World Press Photo 2007 and Honorable Mention, International News, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 A man rinses soot from his face at the scene of a gas pipeline explosion near Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos...more

1st Prize, Spot News Singles, World Press Photo 2007 and Honorable Mention, International News, The Best of Photojournalism 2007 A man rinses soot from his face at the scene of a gas pipeline explosion near Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos December 26, 2006. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

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