Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Killed In Afghanistan


Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was killed in clashes in Spin Boldak district of Kandahar city in Afghanistan on Friday.

 

 

Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was killed Friday covering fighting between Afghan security forces and the Taliban near a border crossing with Pakistan, the agency reported, citing an Afghan army commander.

“We are urgently seeking more information, working with authorities in the region,” Reuters president Michael Friedenberg and editor-in-chief Alessandra Galloni said in a statement.

 

Here is some of his work below.

People supporting the new citizenship law beat a Muslim man during a clash. Danish Siddiqui Reuters
SENSITIVE MATERIAL. THIS IMAGE MAY OFFEND OR DISTURB: People supporting the new citizenship law beat a Muslim man during a clash with those opposing the law in New Delhi, India, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

 

A man supporting a new citizenship law throws a petrol bomb at a Muslim shrine during a clash with those opposing the law in New Delhi.
A man supporting a new citizenship law throws a stone at those who are opposing the law, during a clash in New Delhi, India, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui




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