POY RJI | Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute

Category: General News

First Place

April Saul / Freelance
“Mourning Macho”

Second Place

Tyler Hicks / New York Times
“Amal Hussain”

Third Place

Dar Yasin / Associated Press
“Wailing Relatives”

Award of Excellence

Mohammed Asad / Freelance
“The Martyr Child”

Award of Excellence

Mohammed Salem / Reuters
“Gaza protests”

Award of Excellence: Mohammed Asad / Freelance

Award of Excellence

“The Martyr Child”

The shocking moment Fris al-Sersawi, 12, was injured during the Great Return March protests. As Israeli forces showered the protesters with live bullets, al-Sersawi and the medical personnel fell down, before he held the stretcher and struggled to stay alive.