Monday, 6 February 2012
World Press Photo of the Year Since 1955
Kyoichi Sawada, Japan, United Press International.
Tan Binh, South Vietnam, 24 February 1966.
American troops drag the body of a Viet Cong soldier to be buried.
Héctor Rondón Lovera, Venezuela, Diario La República.
Puerto Cabello naval base, Venezuela,
4 June 1962. A soldier who has been mortally wounded by a sniper clings onto navy chaplain Luis Padillo.
Yasushi Nagao, Japan, Mainichi Shimbun.
Hibiya Hall, Tokyo, Japan, 12 October 1960. Right-wing student assassinates Socialist Party Chairman Inejiro Asanuma during speech.
Mogens von Haven, Denmark.
Volk M?lle racecourse, Randers, Denmark, 28 August 1955.
A competitor tumbles off his motorcycle during a motorcross championships.
Helmuth Pirath, Germany, Keystone Press.
West Germany, 1956
German World War II prisoner released by the Soviet Union is reunited with his daughter.